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Definitions of hack:
  • noun:   a saddle horse used for transportation rather than sport etc.
  • noun:   a horse kept for hire
  • noun:   an old or over-worked horse
  • noun:   a tool (as a hoe or pick or mattock) used for hacking the soil
  • noun:   one who works hard at boring tasks
  • noun:   a mediocre and disdained writer
  • noun:   a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
  • noun:   a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends
  • verb:   informal: be able to manage or manage successfully
    Example: "I can't hack it anymore"
  • verb:   fix a computer program piecemeal until it works
    Example: "I'm not very good at hacking but I'll give it my best"
  • verb:   cough spasmodically
    Example: "The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"
  • verb:   kick on the shins
  • verb:   kick on the arms
  • verb:   cut away
    Example: "He hacked with way through the forest"
  • verb:   significantly cut up a manuscript
  • verb:   cut with a hacking tool
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #6758)

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See hack used in context: 66 poetry verses, 6 Shakespeare works, 1 Mother Goose rhyme

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