Hog Hog, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hogged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hogging}.] 1. To cut short like bristles; as, to hog the mane of a horse. --Smart. [1913 Webster]

2. (Naut.) To scrub with a hog, or scrubbing broom. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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