hoggish

adjective
hog·​gish | \ ˈhȯ-gish How to pronounce hoggish (audio) , ˈhä- \

Definition of hoggish

: grossly selfish, gluttonous, or filthy

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Other Words from hoggish

hoggishly adverb
hoggishness noun

Examples of hoggish in a Sentence

was feeling hoggish after the hike and ate the whole bag of cookies

First Known Use of hoggish

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Hoggish.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hoggishness. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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hoggish

adjective
hog·​gish | \ ˈhȯ-gish How to pronounce hoggish (audio) , ˈhä- \

Kids Definition of hoggish

: very selfish or greedy

Other Words from hoggish

hoggishly adverb

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