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[haw-gish, hog-ish] /ˈhɔ gɪʃ, ˈhɒg ɪʃ/

like or befitting a hog.
selfish; gluttonous; filthy.
selfish, gluttonous, or dirty

“gluttonous,” late 15c., from hog (n.) + -ish. Related: Hoggishly; hoggishness.


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