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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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AMONG the smoke and mirrors of our elected officials in Sacramento tacking together a state budget is the little matter of hacking off $61 million from the anti-smoking effort.
She was identified on the parade ground as a member of a unit responsible for massacres, arson and the hacking off the limbs of civilians.
I'm hacking off some pink stuff with one of the scalpels helpfully provided, and this guy gingerly sits at the next stool and starts grinning shyly at me.
POLICE have cracked a band of fraudsters who conned insurance companies out of more than pounds 1m by hacking off their thumbs.
actress Jerri Manthey and Michigan chef Keith Famie don't get along, and software publisher Mike Skupin was hacking off everyone with his bossiness