Adjective "Ham" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Ham


    Definition:

    1. a cut of meat from the heavy-muscled part of a hog's rear quarter, between hip and hock, usually cured.

    2. that part of a hog's hind leg.

    3. the part of the leg back of the knee.

    4. Often, hams. the back of the thigh, or the thigh and the buttock together.

    Origin:
    ham

    Examples:

    "prices can be ham."

    "bellies can be ham."