Hog-wild - definition of hog-wild by The Free Dictionary
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hog-wild (hôg′wīld′, hŏg′-)
Wildly enthusiastic or unrestrained: is hog-wild over racing cars.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
wildly enthusiastic or excited.
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References in periodicals archive
"Nocturnal Animals" is a suspenseful and intoxicating movie--a thriller that isn't scared to go hog-wild
with violence, to dig into primal fear and rage, even as it's constructed around a melancholy love story that circles back on itself in tricky and surprising ways.
The combination of Eells' popularity as longtime sports director at KATV-TV, Channel 7, and his eternal niceness plus his familiar voice being the one that relayed Arkansas' beloved Razorbacks into our hog-wild
ears for nearly three decades resulted in a story that touched nearly everyone throughout the state and region.
Should I go hog-wild
and replace my shower stall with a nice deep tub?