⇄Change DirectionTranslation for 'hog' from English to Russian
NOUN   a hog | hogs
VERB   to hog | hogged | hogged
hogging | hogs
SYNO grunter | hog | hogg | ...
свинья {ж} [особенно откормленная на убой]
свиноферма {ж}
hog farm
свиноводческая ферма {ж}
hog farm
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Usage Examples English
  • As the demand for lard grows in the high-end restaurant industry, small farmers have begun to specialize in heritage hog breeds with higher body-fat contents than the leaner, modern hog.
  • According to tradition, Hog Creek was named for a hog thief who operated in the area.
  • Welch claimed that Benjamin killed the biggest hog in the pen, which angered Welch who charged Franklin with hog theft, because he promised a pig, not a hog.
  • A water hog is a machine that removes water from sports grounds. The water hog was invented by Hugh McLaughlin.
  • The Hog's mascot hog was named "Dr. Squealgood" in a contest which is takeoff of a popular Mötley Crüe song: "Dr.
  • Recent work has concluded that the western hog-nosed skunk or common hog-nosed skunk (formerly "Conepatus mesoleucus") is the same species as the American hog-nosed skunk, and that "Conepatus leuconotus" is the correct name of the merged populations.
  • In competition, an electronic handle known as the Eye on the Hog may be fitted to detect hog line violations.
  • A large-scale enclosure for raising pigs is generally called a hog lot. Unlike a sty which would be found on a mixed farm, a hog lot is usually a dedicated facility.
  • The Florida hog-nosed skunk was larger than any living species of hog-nosed skunk, and would have been the largest living skunk at the time it existed.
  • The current rule governing hog line violations can be traced back to 1955. The penalty for a hog line violation is the removal of the delivered stone.
  • In a typical match, a hog is released into a pen followed by one or two bay dogs that attempt to control or subdue it by baying: barking and confronting the hog until it stops.
  • Hog Kong was an estimated [...] wild hog killed in August 2004 by Larry Earley at his [...] farm near Leesburg, Florida, using a Smith & Wesson Model 29.
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Contains translations by TU Chemnitz and Mr Honey's Business Dictionary (German-English only).
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