Hogging
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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  • Hogging — refers to the practice of groups of men who target overweight or obese women, typically for sexual encounters. Unlike fat fetishists, men who participate in hogging are not necessarily sexually attracted to obese women s bodies; they aim to take… …   Wikipedia

  • Hogging — Hog ging, n. (Naut.) Drooping at the ends; arching; in distinction from sagging. [1913 Webster] {Hogging frame}. See {Hogframe}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hogging — Hogging. См. Фрезерование. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • hogging — present part of hog * * * hogging vbl. n. and ppl. a. see under hog v.1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • hogging — capturing fish by hand, often in murky waters under logs and boulders or in mud holes. See also grabbling and noodling …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • hogging — n. drooping at the ends of a ship that tends to make the bow and stern lower than the middle part; arching hÉ‘g ,hÉ”g /hÉ’g n. domestic pig raised for market; any of a number of mammals related to the domestic pig (i.e. boar, wart hog, etc.);… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hogging — Straining of the ship that tends to make the bow and stern lower than the middle portion (See Sagging) …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Hogging and sagging — Hogging is the stress a ship s hull or keel experiences that causes the center of the keel to bend upward.Sagging is the stress a ship s hull or keel is placed under when a wave is the same length as the ship and the ship is in the trough of two… …   Wikipedia

  • Hogging frame — Hogging Hog ging, n. (Naut.) Drooping at the ends; arching; in distinction from sagging. [1913 Webster] {Hogging frame}. See {Hogframe}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hogging-frame — The same as hog frame. in Webster …   Useful english dictionary

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