pork definition

  • noun:
    • The skin of a pig or hog utilized as meals.
    • Government funds, appointments, or advantages dispensed or legislated by political leaders to get benefit along with their constituents: "However much [the voters] may distrust Congress and dislike pork, the benefits of becoming represented by an incumbent with seniority are difficult to deny” ( Richard Lacayo).
    • The animal meat of a pig; swineflesh.
    • Funding suggested or requested by a part of Congress for unique passions or their constituency as opposed to the good of country in general.
    • The flesh of swine, fresh or salted, employed for food.
    • A swine; hog; pig; porker.
    • The flesh of swine, used as animal meat.
    • A stupid, obstinate, or ignorant individual; a pig-headed other.
    • a legislative appropriation built to ingratiate legislators due to their constituents
    • meat from a domestic hog or pig
  • verb-intransitive:
    • Slang for eating ravenously; gorge oneself. Combined with away.
    • Slang to be fat. Used in combination with out.
  • verb:
    • having sex (with some one)

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