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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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Alarmingly 88% of the students admitted to deliberately attempt to "sniff " the network of the university, and 70% confessed they tried to "hack" into faculty computers (Trabelsi, 2014).
The hacker also displayed a mirror link to the hacked NIT page on his Facebook page which said that the National Institute of Technology Raipur Official Website has been hacked and rooted.
Mr Langdale said: "You are telling us Glenn Mulcaire hacked her without any instruction from you?
He said he had also hacked the phones of a personal assistant to Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York, and Michael Fawcett, an aide to heir-to-the-throne Prince Charles.
Sell Hack also said on the blog that the company only "processed publicly visible data from LinkedIn based on your profile permissions...all of which has been deleted.sed via a web browser add-on tool," it has been revealed.
The trial -- which is not expected to end until Easter 2014 -- was spawned by the revelation two years ago that the News of the World had hacked the mobile phone voicemails of kidnapped 13-year-old Milly Dowler, who was later found murdered.
Subsequently, the shortlisted entries will be demoed for the panel of judges to determine the winning hacks. The grand winner will be invited to attend the Yahoo!
News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch said allegations that staff at the News of the World hacked phones and paid police were "deplorable and unacceptable" as he backed Rebekah Brooks to continue as News International chief executive.
AoOnce we found the culprit; all he wanted was to hack a very strong and important website like Ammon; so he did it just for selfish reasons; we referred him to the authorities.Ao
Mr Hack said Kate was straight on the phone to her devoted former love Jefferson begging for help and advice when the story of her cocaine snorting broke and her career went in to freefall.
This last hack allows you to set up a secure connection to your home computer that you can access from your office or while traveling, which can be of great value to anyone who's ever been writing a document on a home computer and forgotten to bring it to the office.
This means that all students who tried to hack into the system can be identified.
The great irony is that the political equilibrium of the nation's capital depends on both wonks and hacks, but the two groups can't even communicate because the hack and wonk dialects have so few words in common.
Hack, Piro, O'Day, Merklinger, Wallace & McKenna P.A.
26, 2002 issue of PC Magazine, Symantec--the maker of Norton Internet Security 2002--estimates that more than 30,000 websites offered hacking tools and that anyone could learn to hack in 10 minutes.