Word of the day – Hog

Hog

Meaning – To selfishly claim all of something; to eat or take everything.

Example – 1) Peter was hogging the food like he hadn’t eaten in days.

2) Nicolas, don’t hog the computer ! Other people want to use it too.

Etymology – A ‘hog‘ is literally a pig, and pigs are famous for selfishly consuming their food. As slang, the term can be used to describe any kind of selfish behavior.

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