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

- Hackney may refer to Hackney, London, a district in London Hackney (parish), the originally medieval ancient parish. Hackney District (Metropolis), a local...
- 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 Central is a sub-district of Hackney in the London Borough of Hackney in London, England and is four miles (6.4 km) northeast of Charing Cross...
- 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 Wick is a locality of Hackney and is in the London Borough of Hackney and Tower Hamlets, East London, England. It is an inner-city area, 5 miles...
- Hackney Marshes is an area of open space in London's Lower Lea Valley, lying on the western bank of the River Lea. It takes its name from its position...
- Hackney Community College (formerly Hackney College) is a further education college in the London Borough of Hackney. HCC has over 9,000 students: 16-...
- that wider district Hackney includes the sub-districts of Hackney Central, Hackney Wick, South Hackney, and West Hackney. Hackney was an administrative...
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