Definition of Hoggerels

1. Noun. (plural of hoggerel) ¹



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Definition of Hoggerels

1. hoggerel [n] - See also: hoggerel

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hoggerels

hogeschools
hogfish
hogfishes
hogframe
hogframes
hogg
hoggan-bag
hoggaster
hoggasters
hogged
hogger
hogger-pump
hogger pump
hogger pumps
hoggerel
hoggerels (current term)
hoggeries
hoggerpipe
hoggers
hoggery
hogget
hoggets
hoggin
hogginess
hoggings
hoggins
hoggish
hoggishly
hoggishness

Literary usage of Hoggerels

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1. Calendar of the patent rolls preserved in the Public record office by Great Britain Public Record Office (1907)
"... took 5 horses, 2 saddles, 4 collars, 2 pairs of 'trays,' 20 swine, 7 muttons, 8 rams and 06 hoggerels, worth 181. and chased them to the said John's ..."

2. Archaeologia Cantiana by Kent Archaeological Society (1861)
"... old,—" Hoggets," as they are called in Kent, or "hoggerels," "Store Sheep." We deem it best, however, to render it by the more general term " Sheep. ..."

3. Archaeologia Cantiana by Kent Archaeological Society (1861)
"... old,—" Hoggets," as they are called in Kent, or " hoggerels," " Store Sheep." We deem it best, however, to render it by the more general term " Sheep. ..."

4. Observations on Live Stock: Containing Hints for Choosing and Improving the by George Culley (1807)
"... to the shearing or clipping for the first time, they are called hogs, or hoggerels, or lamb-hogs; then they take the name of shearing, shearling, ..."

5. Glossary of Terms and Phrases by Henry Percy Smith (1883)
"Wether and ram (or tup) lambs become Hogs, hoggerels, Hoggets, or Tags, as soon as the next year's lambs begin to fall ; on shearing they become ..."

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