how to pronounce hogging


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the above transcription of hogging is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

hogging is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of hogging in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… trump is hogging the limelight and you …”

meanings of hogging


  1. 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.
  2. Taking up too much of something so others cannot use it.


  1. Present participle of hog.


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

hogging frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hogging occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hogging can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that hogging can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with hogging


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