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Definition of Hack
- [n.] - A frame or grating of various kinds; as, a frame for drying bricks, fish, or cheese; a rack for feeding cattle; a grating in a mill race, etc.
- [n.] - Unburned brick or tile, stacked up for drying.
- [v. t.] - To cut irregulary, without skill or definite purpose; to notch; to mangle by repeated strokes of a cutting instrument; as, to hack a post.
- [v. t.] - Fig.: To mangle in speaking.
- [v. i.] - To cough faintly and frequently, or in a short, broken manner; as, a hacking cough.
- [n.] - A notch; a cut.
- [n.] - An implement for cutting a notch; a large pick used in breaking stone.
- [n.] - A hacking; a catch in speaking; a short, broken cough.
- [n.] - A kick on the shins.
- [n.] - A horse, hackneyed or let out for common hire; also, a horse used in all kinds of work, or a saddle horse, as distinguished from hunting and carriage horses.
- [n.] - A coach or carriage let for hire; particularly, a a coach with two seats inside facing each other; a hackney coach.
- [n.] - A bookmaker who hires himself out for any sort of literary work; an overworked man; a drudge.
- [n.] - A procuress.
- [a.] - Hackneyed; hired; mercenary.
- [v. t.] - To use as a hack; to let out for hire.
- [v. t.] - To use frequently and indiscriminately, so as to render trite and commonplace.
- [v. i.] - To be exposed or offered or to common use for hire; to turn prostitute.
- [v. i.] - To live the life of a drudge or hack.
- [v. i.] - To ride or drive as one does with a hack horse; to ride at an ordinary pace, or over the roads, as distinguished from riding across country or in military fashion.
- [v. t.] - To kick the shins of (an opposing payer).
- [n.] - A kick on the shins, or a cut from a kick.