Thesaurus

hog

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of hog

(Entry 1 of 2)

one who eats greedily or too much
  • if I had known that my guests were going to be such hogs, I would have prepared twice as much food

Synonyms for hog

Words Related to hog

Near Antonyms for hog

hog

verb

Synonyms of hog (Entry 2 of 2)

as in corner, bogart

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for hog

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about hog

Time Traveler for hog

Time Traveler

The first known use of hog was before the 12th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Hog.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hog. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on hog

Dictionary: Definition of hog

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with hog

Spanish Central: Translation of hog

Nglish: Translation of hog for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of hog for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about hog

Comments on hog

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

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A More Exception(al) Quiz

  • hot dog  hot dog  hot dog  hot dog cat
  • Which of the following words is not a synonym for ‘a young person’?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!