whole hog

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1whole hog

noun

Definition of WHOLE HOG

:  the whole way or farthest limit —usually used adverbially in the phrase go the whole hog

First Known Use of WHOLE HOG

1828

2whole hog

adverb

Definition of WHOLE HOG

:  to the fullest extent :  without reservation :  completely <accepting whole hog the standards … of the majority — R. B. Kaplan>

First Known Use of WHOLE HOG

1844

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