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Significado de “hog” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "hog" - Diccionario Inglés

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hognoun [C]

uk   /hɒɡ/ us   /hɑːɡ/
  • hog noun [C] (ANIMAL)

US a pig, especially one that is allowed to grow large so that it can be eaten
UK a male pig with its sexual organs removed, kept for its meat
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  • hog noun [C] (PERSON)

informal disapproving someone who takes much more than a fair share of something, especially by eating too much: You've eaten it all? You hog!

hogverb [T]

uk   /hɒɡ/ us   /hɑːɡ/ -gg- informal
(Definition of hog from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "hog" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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hognoun [C]

us   /hɑɡ, hɔɡ/
  • hog noun [C] (ANIMAL)

a pig, esp. one allowed to grow large so that it can be used as food
  • hog noun [C] (PERSON)

infml disapproving a person who takes more than necessary of something, esp. food: Don’t be a hog – take only as much as you can eat.

hogverb [T]

us   /hɑɡ, hɔɡ/ -gg- infml disapproving
  • hog verb [T] (TAKE TOO MUCH)

to take or use more than necessary of something: He’s always hogging the newspaper (= using it so that no one else can read it).
(Definition of hog from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“hog” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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biodegrade

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decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

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