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Synonyms for hack
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Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. hack, drudge, hackernoun

    one who works hard at boring tasks

    Synonyms:
    nag, navvy, ward-heeler, galley slave, taxi, plug, literary hack, peon, cyberpunk, political hack, machine politician, cyber-terrorist, taxicab, hacker, cab, hack writer, drudge, jade

  2. machine politician, ward-heeler, political hack, hacknoun

    a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends

    Synonyms:
    literary hack, taxi, machine politician, drudge, ward-heeler, hack writer, hacker, cab, jade, political hack, taxicab, plug, nag

  3. hack, hack writer, literary hacknoun

    a mediocre and disdained writer

    Synonyms:
    literary hack, taxi, drudge, cab, ward-heeler, hack writer, hacker, jade, political hack, taxicab, plug, nag, machine politician

  4. hacknoun

    a tool (as a hoe or pick or mattock) used for breaking up the surface of the soil

    Synonyms:
    literary hack, taxi, drudge, cab, ward-heeler, hack writer, hacker, jade, political hack, taxicab, plug, nag, machine politician

  5. cab, hack, taxi, taxicabnoun

    a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money

    Synonyms:
    literary hack, drudge, jade, taxi, machine politician, hack writer, hacker, cab, cabriolet, political hack, taxicab, ward-heeler, plug, nag

  6. hack, jade, nag, plugnoun

    an old or over-worked horse

    Synonyms:
    common scold, quid, ballyhoo, hype, fornicatress, trollop, machine politician, drudge, jadestone, fire hydrant, political hack, slut, taxicab, loose woman, adulteress, nagger, spark plug, cab, male plug, jade green, ward-heeler, stopple, hacker, plug, jade, literary hack, fireplug, hack writer, strumpet, scolder, hussy, taxi, stopper, scold, sparking plug, wad, chaw, chew, cud, nag, hoopla

  7. hacknoun

    a horse kept for hire

    Synonyms:
    literary hack, taxi, drudge, cab, ward-heeler, hack writer, hacker, jade, political hack, taxicab, plug, nag, machine politician

  8. hackverb

    a saddle horse used for transportation rather than sport etc.

    Synonyms:
    literary hack, taxi, drudge, cab, ward-heeler, hack writer, hacker, jade, political hack, taxicab, plug, nag, machine politician

  9. chop, hackverb

    cut with a hacking tool

    Synonyms:
    cut up, cut, whoop, chop up, hack on, chop

  10. hack, cutverb

    be able to manage or manage successfully

    "I can't hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office"

    Synonyms:
    foreshorten, veer, bring down, snub, turn off, burn, rationalize, trim down, write out, prune, edit, cut, whoop, cut up, slue, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, edit out, hack on, thin out, cut down, skip, abridge, reduce, make out, contract, rationalise, cut off, dilute, curve, switch off, sheer, slew, geld, chop, tailor, turn out, disregard, issue, cut back, abbreviate, trend, thin

  11. hackverb

    cut away

    "he hacked his way through the forest"

    Synonyms:
    cut up, whoop, cut, chop, hack on

  12. hackverb

    kick on the arms

    Synonyms:
    cut up, whoop, cut, chop, hack on

  13. hackverb

    kick on the shins

    Synonyms:
    cut up, whoop, cut, chop, hack on

  14. hack, hack onverb

    fix a computer program piecemeal until it works

    "I'm not very good at hacking but I'll give it my best"

    Synonyms:
    cut up, whoop, cut, chop, hack on

  15. hack, cut upverb

    significantly cut up a manuscript

    Synonyms:
    cut, compartmentalize, chop, cut up, compartmentalise, hack on, mutilate, whoop, carve, mangle

  16. hack, whoopverb

    cough spasmodically

    "The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"

    Synonyms:
    cut up, whoop, cut, chop, hack on

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. hackverb

    Synonyms:
    cut (clumsily), hew, chop, mangle, hackle

  2. hacknoun

    Synonyms:
    notch, cut

  3. hacknoun

    Synonyms:
    hired horse, worn-out horse

  4. hacknoun

    Synonyms:
    drudge, over-worked man

  5. hacknoun

    Synonyms:
    hackney-coach

  6. hackadjective

    Synonyms:
    hired, mercenary, hireling, hackney

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "hack":

    pirate, charlatan, hacking, quack, piracy

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How to use hack in a sentence?

  1. Adam Schiff:

    This is someone whos likely to exaggerate the dangerous impulses of the president towardbelligerence, John Boltons proclivity to act without thinking, and John Boltons love of conspiracy theories, and Ill, you know, just add one data point to what you were talking about earlier, John Boltons once suggested on Fox News that the Russian hack of the DNC [ Democratic National Committee ] was a false flag operation that had been conducted by the Barack Obama administration.

  2. Chief Executive Ed Bastian:

    I'm sorry we let you down. We'll do everything that we can to make certain this does not happen again, there have been no indications of a hack.

  3. Jennifer Sass:

    IARC's goal was just to score the cancer hazard, that's it. They've looked at all the data and they have really convincing evidence, what this panel is trying to do is death by a thousand cuts. They're taking a good stack of evidence and starting to hack through it to try to kill it.

  4. Adam Schiff:

    And Ill, you know, just add one data point to what you were talking about earlier, John Bolton once suggested on Fox News that the Russian hack of the DNC [Democratic National Committee] was a false flag operation that had been conducted by the Obama administration.

  5. Paul Martini:

    The current poor state of cyber security has created a phenomenon that causes people to assume every technology hiccup is the result of a hack.


Translations for hack

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  • الاختراقArabic
  • hackenGerman
  • άμαξα προς μίσθωσηGreek
  • hakiEsperanto
  • cortar, hackear, taxista, jacaSpanish
  • هک کردن, نفوذ کردنPersian
  • selvitä, pärjätä, tietomurtoyritys, hakkerointiyritys, köhiä, pätsi, hakkeroida, köhä, footbag, taksikuski, hakki, kaakki, koniFinnish
  • tousserFrench
  • किराये काHindi
  • հակերArmenian
  • hachar, taxiInterlingua
  • retasIndonesian
  • riprogrammare, rattoppo, sbrogliare, pirateria informatica, aprirsi un varco, accedere illegalmente, rimodulare, penetrare abusivamente, toppa, accorgimento, introdursi illegamente, espediente, rattoppare, farcela, tosse secca, ricodificare, tossire, rimedio, riconfigurareItalian
  • ハックJapanese
  • hackLatin
  • касапи, парчосува, хакува, хакирање, хакира, хакување, цепи, бувтаMacedonian
  • menggodamMalay
  • kuchen, knol, hakken, kuch, taxichauffeur, taxichauffeuseDutch
  • hackNorwegian
  • hakowaćPolish
  • hackear, tosse secaPortuguese
  • взломать, сухой кашельRussian
  • hacka, klara sig, stå utSwedish
  • สับThai
  • hackVietnamese
  • cöpilön, cöpilodVolapük
  • Chinese

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