Textual thesaurus for "hack"

(noun) plug, nag, jade

an old or over-worked horse

(noun) cab, taxi, taxicab

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

(noun) hacker, drudge

one who works hard at boring tasks

(noun) hack writer, literary hack

a mediocre and disdained writer

(noun) machine politician, political hack, ward-heeler

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

(verb) whoop

cough spasmodically

The patient with emphysema is hacking all day

(verb) cut up

significantly cut up a manuscript

(verb) hack on

fix a computer program piecemeal until it works

I'm not very good at hacking but I'll give it my best

(verb) chop

cut with a hacking tool

(verb) cut

be able to manage or manage successfully

I can't hack it anymore; she could not cut the long days in the office