Definition of Hack. Meaning of Hack. Synonyms of Hack

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Hack. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Hack and, of course, Hack synonyms and on the right images related to the word Hack.

Definition of Hack

Hack Hack, v. i. To ride or drive as one does with a hack horse; to ride at an ordinary pace, or over the roads, as distinguished from riding across country or in military fashion.
Hack Hack, v. t. (Football) To kick the shins of (an opposing payer).
Hack Hack, n. (Football) A kick on the shins, or a cut from a kick.
Hack Hack, n. [See Hatch a half door.] 1. A frame or grating of various kinds; as, a frame for drying bricks, fish, or cheese; a rack for feeding cattle; a grating in a mill race, etc. 2. Unburned brick or tile, stacked up for drying.
Hack Hack, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hacked; p. pr. & vb. n. Hacking.] [OE. hakken; akin to D. hakken, G. hacken, Dan. hakke, Sw. hacka, and perh. to E. hew. Cf. Hew to cut, Haggle.] 1. To cut irregulary, without skill or definite purpose; to notch; to mangle by repeated strokes of a cutting instrument; as, to hack a post. My sword hacked like a handsaw. --Shak. 2. Fig.: To mangle in speaking. --Shak.
Hack Hack, a. Hackneyed; hired; mercenary. --Wakefield. Hack writer, a hack; one who writes for hire. ``A vulgar hack writer.' --Macaulay.
Hack Hack, v. t. 1. To use as a hack; to let out for hire. 2. To use frequently and indiscriminately, so as to render trite and commonplace.
Hack Hack, v. i. 1. To be exposed or offered or to common use for hire; to turn prostitute. --Hanmer. 2. To live the life of a drudge or hack. --Goldsmith.
Hack Hack, v. i. To cough faintly and frequently, or in a short, broken manner; as, a hacking cough.
Hack Hack, n. 1. A notch; a cut. --Shak. 2. An implement for cutting a notch; a large pick used in breaking stone. 3. A hacking; a catch in speaking; a short, broken cough. --Dr. H. More. 4. (Football) A kick on the shins. --T. Hughes. Hack saw, a handsaw having a narrow blade stretched in an iron frame, for cutting metal.
Heck Heck, n. [See Hatch a half door.] [Written also hack.] 1. The bolt or latch of a door. [Prov. Eng.] 2. A rack for cattle to feed at. [Prov. Eng.] 3. A door, especially one partly of latticework; -- called also heck door. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell. 4. A latticework contrivance for catching fish. 5. (Weaving) An apparatus for separating the threads of warps into sets, as they are wound upon the reel from the bobbins, in a warping machine. 6. A bend or winding of a stream. [Prov. Eng.] Half heck, the lower half of a door. Heck board, the loose board at the bottom or back of a cart. Heck box or frame, that which carries the heck in warping.

Meaning of Hack from wikipedia

- Hack may refer to: Hack (Unix video game), a 1984 roguelike video game .hack (video game series), a series of video games by the multimedia franchise ...
- A hacker is a person skilled in information technology who uses their technical knowledge to achieve a goal or overcome an obstacle, within a computerized...
- .hack (pronounced "Dot Hack") is a ****anese multimedia franchise that encomp****es two projects: Project .hack and .hack Conglomerate. They were primarily...
- Hacks may refer to: Hacks (1997 film), a 1997 American comedy film; Hacks (2002 film), a 2002 independent American film; Hacks: The Inside Story, a book...
- Hacking may refer to: Hacking, an area within Hietzing, Vienna, Austria Douglas Hewitt Hacking, 1st Baron Hacking (1884–1950), British Conservative politician...
- CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai. The four games, .hack//Infection, .hack//Mutation, .hack//Outbreak, and .hack//Quarantine, all feature a "game within a game"...
- Hack and slash, also known as hack and slay (H&S or HnS) or slash 'em up, refers to a type of gameplay that emphasizes combat with melee-based weapons...
- Jefferson Hack (born 1971)[citation needed] is a Curator, Creative Director and co-founder of Dazed Media, an independent media company that produces stories...
- Hack writer is a pejorative term for a writer who is paid to write low-quality, rushed articles or books "to order", often with a short deadline. In fiction...
- "Political hack", also called partisan hack, is a pejorative term describing a person who more supporting to a particular party than what is ethically...