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We hacked a trail through the bushes to bring in our supplies.
The boys were hacking at the undergrowth with heavy sticks.
Jo hacked a piece off the block of cheese.
Young kids are finding they can hack the computers of large corporations.
They hack into banks and transfer huge amounts of cash.
This is the American English definition of hack. View British English definition of hack.
an extra sail sometimes fitted on the front of a boat used for racing
to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …add a word
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