pig in a poke


pig in a poke

Definition of PIG IN A POKE

:  something offered in such a way as to obscure its real nature or worth <unwilling to buy a pig in a poke>

First Known Use of PIG IN A POKE

1562

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: pig iron
Previous Word in the Dictionary: pig in a blanket
All Words Near: pig in a poke

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up pig in a poke? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).