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road hog

noun
1.
a driver who obstructs traffic by occupying parts of two lanes.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
Related forms
road-hoggish, adjective
road-hoggism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for roadhoggish

road hog

noun
1.
(informal) a selfish or aggressive driver
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Slang definitions & phrases for roadhoggish

road hog

noun phrase

A driver who takes more than his or her share of the road (1891+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Idioms and Phrases with roadhoggish

road hog

A motorist whose vehicle straddles two traffic lanes, as in Stay in your own lane, you road hog! This expression uses hog in the sense of “a greedy or selfish person.” [ ; late 1800s ]
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