Share this entry

hog
British English: /hɒɡ/
American English: /hɔɡ/
, /hɑɡ/

Translation of hog in French:

noun

  • 1 (British English) (castrated pig)
    porc (m) châtré
  • 4 (American English) [informal] (car)
    grosse américaine (f)

transitive verb

[informal]

Idioms

to go the whole hog

[informal]
(be extravagant) voir les choses en grand
(go to extremes) aller jusqu'au bout

Definition of hog in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: