Definition of hog verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hog

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//hɒɡ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hɔːɡ//
 
, NAmE//hɑːɡ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hog
BrE BrE//hɒɡ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hɔːɡ//
 
, NAmE//hɑːɡ//
 
he / she / it hogs
BrE BrE//hɒɡz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hɔːɡz//
 
, NAmE//hɑːɡz//
 
past simple hogged
BrE BrE//hɒɡd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hɔːɡd//
 
, NAmE//hɑːɡd//
 
past participle hogged
BrE BrE//hɒɡd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hɔːɡd//
 
, NAmE//hɑːɡd//
 
-ing form hogging
BrE BrE//ˈhɒɡɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhɔːɡɪŋ//
 
, NAmE//ˈhɑːɡɪŋ//
 
 
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(hogging, hogged) hog something (informal) to use or keep most of something yourself and stop others from using or having it to hog the road (= to drive so that other vehicles cannot pass) to hog the bathroom (= to spend a long time in it so that others cannot use it) Helen’s always hogging the bathroom. She preferred to keep in the background rather than hogging the limelight. Word Origin late Old English hogg, hocg, perhaps of Celtic origin and related to Welsh hwch and Cornish hoch ‘pig, sow’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hog