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There are 17 meanings of the word Hacking.

Hacking - as a noun

One who works hard at boring tasks

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unskilled person
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A politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends

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machine politicianpolitical hackward-heeler

A mediocre and disdained writer

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hack writerliterary hack

A tool (as a hoe or pick or mattock) used for breaking up the surface of the soil

A car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money

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An old or over-worked horse

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A horse kept for hire

A saddle horse used for transportation rather than sport etc.

Hacking - as a verb

Cut with a hacking tool

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Be able to manage or manage successfully

Example: "I can't hack it anymore"

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Cut away

Example: "He hacked his way through the forest"

Kick on the arms

Kick on the shins

Fix a computer program piecemeal until it works

Example: "I'm not very good at hacking but i'll give it my best"

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hack on

Significantly cut up a manuscript

Cough spasmodically

Example: "The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"

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Hacking - as an adjective

Short and interrupted, broken, jerky; hacky.

Example: "A hacking cough. a hacking laugh. a hacking breath. a hacking cry."

Example Sentences

"Cybersecurity experts are constantly working to prevent hacking attempts."
"The company was a victim of a hacking attack last year."
"He was caught hacking into the school's network."
"She became interested in hacking after taking a computer science course."
"They conducted an investigation into the hacking incident."
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Word Game Points

Is HACKING a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, hacking is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

HACKING has a SCRABBLE points total of 17.

Is HACKING a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, hacking is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
HACKING has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 19.

Is HACKING a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, hacking is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
HACKING has a WORDFEUD points total of 19.

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