hack

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Synonyms for hack

Synonyms for hack

one who works hard at boring tasks

a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends

a mediocre and disdained writer

a tool (as a hoe or pick or mattock) used for breaking up the surface of the soil

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a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money

an old or over-worked horse

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a horse kept for hire

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a saddle horse used for transportation rather than sport etc

cut with a hacking tool

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be able to manage or manage successfully

cut away

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kick on the arms

kick on the shins

fix a computer program piecemeal until it works

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significantly cut up a manuscript

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cough spasmodically

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Next week's episode has some funny moments when ``The Girlie Show'' undergoes an extreme makeover and Liz and Tracy throw a lavish party after they hack off the entire cast and crew, though how Liz alienates her staff is a bit contrived: One would imagine a TV professional would understand there are live monitors on her set.
It takes a special kind of stupidity to hack off the whole nation in the space of four days.
If she doesn't hack off, decide if your crush or your friendship is more important.
The problem: Every time you hack off one of the heads, two appear in its place.
ALone in a remote forest, a logger whose foot was trapped under a 12,000lb trailer made an agonising decision to hack off his toes.