live high off the hog

live high off the hog
live very luxuriously or comfortably

He has been living high off the hog since he won the money in the lottery.


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  • live high off the hog — or[eat high on the hog] See: EAT (LIVE) HIGH ON THE HOG or EAT (LIVE) HIGH OFF THE HOG …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • live high off the hog — or[eat high on the hog] See: EAT (LIVE) HIGH ON THE HOG or EAT (LIVE) HIGH OFF THE HOG …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • live high off the hog — If you are living high off the hog, you are living lavishly …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • 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

  • live high off the hog —    Someone who lives high off the hog has a lot of money and a very comfortable lifestyle.     Now he s wealthy and living high off the hog …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • live high off the hog — live high off/on the hog American & Australian to have a lot of money and live in comfort, especially eating and drinking a lot. He was a millionaire who lived high on the hog at all times …   New idioms dictionary

  • high off the hog — See: LIVE HIGH OFF THE HOG …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • high off the hog — See: LIVE HIGH OFF THE HOG …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • high\ off\ the\ hog — See: live high off the hog …   Словарь американских идиом

  • high off the hog — (or high on the hog) US informal : in a luxurious style Those movie stars live pretty high off the hog. • • • Main Entry: ↑high …   Useful english dictionary

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