hog heaven

noun

: an extremely satisfying state or situation

Example Sentences

We had plenty of food, good wine, and beautiful weather. We were in hog heaven. a drink was in my hand, my butt was in a hot tub, and I was in hog heaven
Recent Examples on the Web Kolstad’s pre-teen self may be in hog heaven, but the fact remains that most video game adaptations make for awful movies. Brent Lang, Variety, 16 Nov. 2022 Yellowstone fans are in hog heaven with new episodes airing every Sunday night on Paramount Network. Rebecca Norris, Country Living, 29 Nov. 2021 Devoted fans of this pork operation rue the loss of the hams and sausage, but the Heil scrapple was the stuff of hog heaven. Jacques Kelly, baltimoresun.com, 13 Nov. 2020 Today should be considered hog heaven: The economy is purring. Los Angeles Times, 10 Oct. 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1852, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hog heaven was in 1852

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“Hog heaven.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hog%20heaven. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

Kids Definition

hog heaven

noun
: a very satisfying state or situation
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