totus porcus

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English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

totus porcus (comparative more totus porcus, superlative most totus porcus)

  1. (idiomatic) Completely; unreservedly: swallowed the official version totus porcus.
  2. (slang) Fake Latin meaning whole hog (see go whole hog).

References[edit]

  • "When I finally decided to go in, I went in whole hog, totus porcus" - Winston Churchill, Testimony to the Dardanelles Commission. D'Este, Carlo. Warlord, HarperCollins Publishers, 2008.