- 1. hack, drudge, hacker, unskilled person
- usage: one who works hard at boring tasks
- 2. machine politician, ward-heeler, political hack, hack, politician, politico, pol, political leader
- usage: a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends
- 3. hack, hack writer, literary hack, writer, author
- usage: a mediocre and disdained writer
- 4. hack, tool
- usage: a tool (as a hoe or pick or mattock) used for breaking up the surface of the soil
- 5. cab, hack, taxi, taxicab, car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar
- usage: a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
- 6. hack, jade, nag, plug, horse, Equus caballus
- usage: an old or over-worked horse
- 7. hack, horse, Equus caballus
- usage: a horse kept for hire
- 8. hack, saddle horse, riding horse, mount
- usage: a saddle horse used for transportation rather than sport etc.
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- 1. chop, hack, cut
- usage: cut with a hacking tool
- 2. hack, cut, cope, get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple, deal, manage
- usage: be able to manage or manage successfully; "I can't hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office"
- 3. hack, cut
- usage: cut away; "he hacked his way through the forest"
- 4. hack, foul
- usage: kick on the arms
- 5. hack, foul
- usage: kick on the shins
- 6. hack, hack on, program, programme
- usage: fix a computer program piecemeal until it works; "I'm not very good at hacking but I'll give it my best"
- 7. hack, cut up, edit, redact
- usage: significantly cut up a manuscript
- 8. hack, whoop, cough
- usage: cough spasmodically; "The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"
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