Pronunciation of Hack
/hˈak/, /hˈak/, /h_ˈa_k/
Synonyms for hack:
cycle rickshaw, cough, saw, racking, taxi rank, snip, horse, hack up, hacking cough, black cab, cabbie, taxi stand, cabstand.
Other synonyms and related words:
hackneyed, annoy, ignore, indentation, cabriolet, geld, veer, drudge, loose woman, taxi, fireplug, hack writer, hype, curve, cliche, trim back, welt, whoop, haggle, slice, endure, cough, dillydally, racking, plug, thwack, strumpet, threadbare, compartmentalise, chop, laze, common scold, slap, dilute, sheer, cabbie, irritate, chew, jade, stale, driver, stopper, hoopla, cab, edit out, chaw, peon, dawdle, saw, indenture, lick, absorb, well-worn, nag, author, punch, bust, Kerf, aggravate, cyber-terrorist, literary hack, cobwebby, make out, slash, navvy, clip, swerve, edit, commonplace, male plug, indent, trite, tolerate, timeworn, blow, compartmentalize, foreshorten, switch off, swipe, trifler, bring down, laborer, chop up, write out, horse, political hack, pick, cud, shopworn, taxicab, mutilate, tired, hackney, ballyhoo, slue, rationalize, nagger, trim down, lash, mangle, smash, buffet, abbreviate, incise, trim, spark plug, bash, quid, banal, cut back, tickle, turn off, cabstand, chafe, manage, slew, carve, disregard, rile, carriage, stinger, etch, vex, burn, rationalise, prune, machine politician, nettle, swat, wham, stereotyped, shorten, snub, sustain, contract, reduce, abridge, maim, thin out, hacker, sparking plug, cut down, ward-heeler, wad, bop, thud, hack on, cyberpunk, fire hydrant, thin, larrup, whack, writer, bat, cut, moth-eaten, snip, swing, adulteress.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 7 (noun)
Sense 9 (noun)
Sense 10 (noun)
racking, hacking cough, hack up, tickle, cough.
cut without care (noun)
person who does easy work for money (noun)
taxi, hackney, carriage, cab.
flaw, pockmark, check, mark, gash, score, splotch, dot, nick, distort, fleck, blister, fracture, tarnish, hurt, deform, spoil, scar, discolor, spot, blot, damage, disfigure, stain, defect, blemish, mar, freckle, scrape, scuff, abrade, deface, scratch, notch, kink, chip, taint, slit, speck.
Usage examples for hack:
- Start for Cobhurst as soon as you can, and I will pay your carriage hire- no, I will not do that, for I want you to make a good long stay, and it will cost too much to keep a hack waiting. - "The Girl at Cobhurst", Frank Richard Stockton.
- No Turnfelt to meet me; not even a station hack. - "Dear Enemy", Jean Webster.
- So this is his hack journalism! - "The Devil's Paw", E. Phillips Oppenheim.