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call hogs

To snore. The last time I shared a room with Grandpa, my ears were ringing in the morning because he called hogs all night long!
See also: call, hog
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

call hogs

Rur. to snore. I couldn't sleep at all last night, with Cousin Joe calling hogs in the next room. Joe calls hogs so loud the windows rattle.
See also: call, hog
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

call hogs

tv. to snore really loudly. Mike was calling hogs all night long and I got hardly a wink of sleep.
See also: call, hog
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Certainly, some people who won early state and regional contests should have been calling hogs, but as these competitors cycled through the stage in Stuttgart, Ark., or heard good callers at contests, calling took off.
Barrett replaces Paul Eells as the Hogs' football "Voice"; Eells was killed in a car accident during the summer of 2006 and was replaced in the interim by Mike Nail, Arkansas' regular basketball "Voice." Barrett has been calling Hogs baseball games for several seasons.