Playful solving of technical work that requires deep understanding, especially of a computer system.
From hacker: "A person who delights in having an intimate understanding of the internal workings of a system, computers and computer networks in particular." uE000173601uE001 RFC 1392
Unauthorized attempts to bypass the security mechanisms of an information system or network. See also cracker.
A dry coughing; the emission of a succession of short coughs.
A kick in the shins.
The act of striking the muscles with the side of the hand.
A riding or journey on horseback. (Plural hackings.)
The operation of working over the faces of rough or worn grindstones with a hack-hammer.
The separation of a course of stones into two smaller courses, when there are not enough large stones to form a single course.
The cuts and grooves made in the metal laps by holding the cutting edge of a steel blade against them while in motion, for the purpose of providing receptacles or pockets for the powders using in cutting and polishing gems.
The piling of bricks for drying.
Short and interrupted, broken, jerky; hacky.
The numerical value of hacking in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of hacking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When solving problems, dig at the roots instead of just hacking at the leaves.
For every thousand hacking at the leaves of evil, there is one striking at the root.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at its root.
My country publicly declared that it would follow international norms banning hacking and piracy.
If they pulled the premier because of the hacking it's troubling. The moment you start reacting is the moment you give them more power.
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