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Meaning of "hoglike" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HOGLIKE

hoglike  [ˈhɒɡˌlaɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOGLIKE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hoglike is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES HOGLIKE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hoglike in the English dictionary

The first definition of hoglike in the dictionary is resembling a domesticated pig, esp a castrated male weighing more than 102 kg. Other definition of hoglike is resembling any artiodactyl mammal of the family Suidae; pig. Hoglike is also like a selfish, greedy or slovenly person.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HOGLIKE


childlike
ˈtʃaɪldˌlaɪk
doglike
ˈdɒɡˌlaɪk
froglike
ˈfrɒɡˌlaɪk
fuguelike
ˈfjuːɡˌlaɪk
haglike
ˈhæɡˌlaɪk
homelike
ˈhəʊmˌlaɪk
human-like
ˈhjuːmənˌlaɪk
jiglike
ˈdʒɪɡˌlaɪk
ladylike
ˈleɪdɪˌlaɪk
leglike
ˈleɡˌlaɪk
lifelike
ˈlaɪfˌlaɪk
lookalike
ˈlʊkəˌlaɪk
peglike
ˈpeɡˌlaɪk
piglike
ˈpɪɡˌlaɪk
ruglike
ˈrʌɡˌlaɪk
snaglike
ˈsnæɡˌlaɪk
sunlike
ˈsʌnˌlaɪk
taglike
ˈtæɡˌlaɪk
twiglike
ˈtwɪɡˌlaɪk
wiglike
ˈwɪɡˌlaɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOGLIKE

hoggerel
hoggery
hogget
hoggin
hogging
hogging moment
hoggish
hoggishly
hoggishness
hoghood
Hogmanay
hognose snake
hognosed skunk
hognut
hogshead
hogtie
Hogtown
hogtying
Hogue
hogwash

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOGLIKE

alike
baglike
dislike
fanglike
feel like
godlike
gonglike
kinglike
like
like-for-like
ringlike
songlike
springlike
stringlike
the like
there´s nothing like
unkinglike
unlike
wandlike
winglike

Synonyms and antonyms of hoglike in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hoglike» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOGLIKE

Find out the translation of hoglike to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hoglike from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hoglike» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

hoglike
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hoglike
570 millions of speakers

English

hoglike
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

hoglike
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

hoglike
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

hoglike
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hoglike
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

hoglike
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hoglike
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hoglike
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

hoglike
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

hoglike
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

hoglike
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hoglike
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hoglike
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

hoglike
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हॉग फॉंट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hoglike
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hoglike
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

świniopodobne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

hoglike
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hoglike
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

hoglike
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hoglike
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hoglike
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hoglike
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hoglike

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOGLIKE»

The term «hoglike» is barely ever used and occupies the 203.258 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HOGLIKE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «hoglike» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «hoglike» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hoglike

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOGLIKE»

Discover the use of hoglike in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hoglike and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Decision Forests for Computer Vision and Medical Image Analysis
HOGlike. channel was obtained as the soft bin count of gradient orientations in a 5-by-5 neighborhood around a pixel. To increase the invariance under noise and articulations of individual parts, we further processed the above-introduced 16 ...
Antonio Criminisi, J Shotton, 2013
2
Frommer's Belgium, Holland and Luxembourg
5 driven CRAZY The behavior of many Belgian car drivers could easily be described as “hoglike,” a moderate term employed because finding the pertinent adjective would tax even the considerable powers of the English language as an  ...
George McDonald, 2011
3
Decadent Verse: An Anthology of Late-Victorian Poetry, 1872-1900
X Still he heard, and doglike, hoglike, ran Nose of hearing till his blind sight saw: Woman stood with man Mouthing low, at paw. 40 XI Woman, man, they mouthed; they spake a thing Armed to split a mountain, sunder seas: Still the frozen king ...
Caroline Blyth, 2011
4
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF GEORGE MEREDITH
George Meredith. Failed a weak lamb's baa. IX King they hailed a branchlet, shaped to fare, Weighted so, like quaking shingle spume, When his blood's own heir Ripened in the womb! X Still he heard, and doglike, hoglike, ran Nose ofhearing ...
George Meredith, 2014
5
Sir Edward Seaward's narrative of his shipwreck, and ...
It was a dark grey, rough, ugly hoglike looking little beast ; about the size of a year-old pig. One of them appeared to be as much as we three victors could eat in as many days; therefore, acceptable as fresh meat might be to us, we did not ...
Jane Porter, William Ogilvie Porter, 1841
6
Dances in the Mountains: The Beauty and Brutality
As always, in such festivities, drunken Kurds were entertaining the boys; staggered, reeled, fell, crawled on their bellies, wallowed hoglike on the floor, mouthing thick-tongued stupidities in their countrymen's dialect, befouling their already ...
Andreas Sofroniou, 2006
7
The Dawn-Builder
It suggested the hoglike grunt and puff of a steamer rooting up stream. "Guess I'm on the Emilie yet," he muttered in bewilderment. "Got me tied down. Hey there! Le ' me up !" A thousand metallic voices in the darkness answered Me up — me ...
John Gneisenau Neihardt, 1910
8
American Adulterer
... while others must be grateful it is. Sometimes he wonders what they do alter he falls asleep. Perhaps they stare at the ceiling, or curse him, or deliver a heartfelt monologue oblivious to his narcosis till the interjection of the first hoglike snore.
Jed Mercurio, 2011
9
The Towering Misfeasance
As always, in such festivities, drunken Kurds were entertaining the boys; staggered, reeled, fell, crawled on their bellies, wallowed hoglike on the floor, mouthing thick-tongued stupidities in their countrymen's dialect, befouling their already ...
Andreas Sofroniou, 2006
10
The Urantia Book: Revealing the Mysteries of God, the ...
... the rhinoceros family appeared at the close of this period, it underwent its greatest expansion subsequently. A small hoglike creature also developed which became the ancestor of the many species of swine, peccaries, and hippopotamuses.
‎2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HOGLIKE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hoglike is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Hedgehog Names Of Note
Put the two words together, and you have an animal that prefers to be around the hedges and has a hoglike snout — the one and only ... «SmallAnimalChannel.com, Dec 14»
2
Breakthroughs in 'Mr. Turner,' 'Actress,' 'The Way He Looks'
His performance is one of welling subterranean emotion that erupts in volcanic spurts of aggression, spit and, often, a pained, hoglike grunt. «New York Times, Oct 14»
3
Hogzilla and Other Halloween Programs
Anyway, on Monday, Beastly Week ventures closer to home with “The Hunt for Hogzilla,” about a legendary hoglike beast in the Carolinas. «New York Times, Oct 14»
4
Cave Paintings in Indonesia Redraw Picture of Earliest Art
The oldest dated hand stencil in the world (upper right) and possibly the oldest figurative depiction in cave art—a female babirusa (a hoglike ... «National Geographic, Oct 14»
5
Jerusalem Zoo Struggles to Remain Common Ground for Israelis …
Officials at the Tisch Family Zoological Gardens (known locally as the Biblical Zoo) have gone to great lengths to reconcile the hoglike animal ... «National Geographic, Aug 14»
6
Spare Times for Children for May 23-29
... which closes this weekend, follows Sammy as he accompanies his father on Piggy Patrol: that's when you get a ticket for hoglike behavior. «New York Times, May 14»
7
Spare Times for Children for May 16-22
... Wells, this 75-minute musical follows Sammy as he accompanies his father on Piggy Patrol: that's when you get a ticket for hoglike behavior. «New York Times, May 14»
8
Spare Times for Children for May 2-8
... Wells, this 75-minute musical follows Sammy as he accompanies his father on Piggy Patrol: that's when you get a ticket for hoglike behavior. «New York Times, May 14»
9
Spare Times for Children for April 25-May 1
... Wells, this 75-minute musical follows Sammy as he accompanies his father on Piggy Patrol: that's when you get a ticket for hoglike behavior. «New York Times, Apr 14»
10
Spare Times for Children for April 11-17
... Wells, this 75-minute musical follows Sammy as he accompanies his father on Piggy Patrol: that's when you get a ticket for hoglike behavior. «New York Times, Apr 14»

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