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Synonyms for hack
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hack, drudge, hacker(noun)

    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, hack(noun)

    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 hack(noun)

    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. hack(noun)

    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, taxicab(noun)

    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, plug(noun)

    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. hack(noun)

    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. hack(verb)

    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, hack(verb)

    cut with a hacking tool

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

  10. hack, cut(verb)

    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. hack(verb)

    cut away

    "he hacked his way through the forest"

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

  12. hack(verb)

    kick on the arms

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

  13. hack(verb)

    kick on the shins

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

  14. hack, hack on(verb)

    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 up(verb)

    significantly cut up a manuscript

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

  16. hack, whoop(verb)

    cough spasmodically

    "The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hack(v. a.)

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

  2. hack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    notch, cut

  3. hack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hired horse, worn-out horse

  4. hack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    drudge, over-worked man

  5. hack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hackney-coach

  6. hack(a.)

    Synonyms:
    hired, mercenary, hireling, hackney

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "hack":

    pirate, charlatan, hacking, quack, piracy

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How to say hack in sign language?

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How to use hack in a sentence?

  1. Onno Eichelsheim:

    They were doing some exploration work for a close-access hack operation, we know for sure they were not on holiday in the Netherlands. They had numerous telephones on them, different sizes, different makes. They had quite a few on them personally.

  2. Avivah Litan:

    They did the best they could, it's amazing they caught( the hack) on their own.

  3. Sean Spicer:

    What this says is that the DNC had a problem with their IT security and people tried to hack it and that( the DNC) needs to do a better job of protecting it.

  4. Bruce Lee:

    It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

  5. Niamh Houston:

    Chip music is music composed on old computer hardware or retro consoles, (such as) the Atari systems, the Commodores or Game Boys, you can use what's known as a tracker program to basically hack into the sound chip within these consoles and use it as if it was a synthesizer.

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Translations for hack

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  • الاختراقArabic
  • hackenGerman
  • άμαξα προς μίσθωσηGreek
  • hakiEsperanto
  • cortar, hackear, taxista, jacaSpanish
  • هک کردن, نفوذ کردنPersian
  • hakkerointiyritys, kaakki, hakki, taksikuski, footbag, hakkeroida, pätsi, selvitä, pärjätä, tietomurtoyritys, köhiä, köhä, koniFinnish
  • tousserFrench
  • किराये काHindi
  • հակերArmenian
  • taxi, hacharInterlingua
  • rattoppo, riconfigurare, introdursi illegamente, rimedio, espediente, rattoppare, farcela, tosse secca, ricodificare, tossire, pirateria informatica, sbrogliare, aprirsi un varco, rimodulare, penetrare abusivamente, toppa, accorgimento, riprogrammare, accedere illegalmenteItalian
  • ハックJapanese
  • hackLatin
  • хакира, хакување, парчосува, цепи, бувта, хакува, касапи, хакирањеMacedonian
  • menggodamMalay
  • kuchen, taxichauffeuse, knol, kuch, hakken, taxichauffeurDutch
  • hackNorwegian
  • hakowaćPolish
  • tosse seca, hackearPortuguese
  • сухой кашель, взломатьRussian
  • hacka, klara sig, stå utSwedish
  • สับThai
  • hackVietnamese
  • cöpilön, cöpilodVolapük
  • Chinese

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