eat\ high\ on\ the\ hog

• eat high on the hog
• live high off the hog
v. phr.
To eat or live well or elegantly.

For the first few days after the check arrived, they ate high on the hog.

Compare: in clover or in the clover, on easy street

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • eat (live) high on the hog — or[eat (live) high off the hog] {v. phr.} To eat or live well or elegantly. * /For the first few days after the check arrived, they ate high on the hog./ Compare: IN CLOVER or IN THE CLOVER, ON EASY STREET …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • eat (live) high on the hog — or[eat (live) high off the hog] {v. phr.} To eat or live well or elegantly. * /For the first few days after the check arrived, they ate high on the hog./ Compare: IN CLOVER or IN THE CLOVER, ON EASY STREET …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • live\ high\ off\ the\ hog — • eat high on the hog • live high off the hog v. phr. To eat or live well or elegantly. For the first few days after the check arrived, they ate high on the hog. Compare: in clover or in the clover, on easy street …   Словарь американских идиом

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  • on the hog — See: LIVE HIGH OFF THE HOG or EAT HIGH ON THE HOG …   Dictionary of American idioms


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