hogging

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

hogging

  1. present participle of hog

Noun[edit]

hogging ‎(uncountable)

  1. (slang) The targeting by men of overweight or obese women for sexual encounters, not due to sexual attraction but for amusement, or to take advantage of low self-esteem.
    • 2009, Esther D. Rothblum, Sondra Solovay, The fat studies reader (page 158)
      [] hogging is used as a tool whereby men create and maintain masculinity.
  2. Taking up too much of something so others cannot use it.

Adjective[edit]

hogging ‎(not comparable)

  1. (nautical) Drooping at the ends; arching; in distinction from sagging.

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