Definition of Hackney. Meaning of Hackney. Synonyms of Hackney

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Definition of Hackney

Hackney
Hackney Hack"ney, a. Let out for hire; devoted to common use; hence, much used; trite; mean; as, hackney coaches; hackney authors. ``Hackney tongue.' --Roscommon.
Hackney
Hackney Hack"ney, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hackneyed; p. pr. & vb. n. Hackneying.] 1. To devote to common or frequent use, as a horse or carriage; to wear out in common service; to make trite or commonplace; as, a hackneyed metaphor or quotation. Had I lavish of my presence been, So common-hackneyed in the eyes of men. --Shak. 2. To carry in a hackney coach. --Cowper.

Meaning of Hackney from wikipedia

- sub-district of Hackney South Hackney, a sub-district of Hackney West Hackney, a sub-district of Hackney Hackney Central railway station Hackney Downs railway...
- Borough of Hackney (/ˈhækni/ ( listen) HAK-nee) is a London Borough in Inner London, United Kingdom. The historical and administrative heart of Hackney is Mare...
- A hackney or hackney carriage (also called a cab, black cab, hack or London taxi) is a carriage or car for hire. A hackney of a more expensive or high...
- Hackney Wick is an area of the London Borough of Hackney, east London, England, on the boundary with Tower Hamlets. It is an inner-city area, 5 miles (8 km)...
- Keith Hackney (born 1958 in Roselle, Illinois) is a retired American mixed martial arts fighter. He competed in two Ultimate Fighting Championship tournaments...
- The Hackney pony is a breed of pony closely related to the Hackney horse. Originally bred to pull carriages, they are used today primarily as show ponies...
- Hackney Central is a district in the London Borough of Hackney in London, England and is four miles (6.4 km) northeast of Charing Cross. The Hackney Central...
- Duane D. Hackney (June 5, 1947 – September 3, 1993), of Flint, Michigan, a United States Air Force Pararescueman, was the most decorated enlisted man...
- Hackney North and Stoke Newington is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom since 1987 by Diane Abbott of the Labour...
- The Hackney is a recognized breed of horse that was developed in Great Britain. In recent decades, the breeding of the Hackney has been directed toward...
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