Definition - hack

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hack
  1. a tool (as a hoe or pick or mattock) used for breaking up the surface of the soil
  2. one who works hard at boring tasks
  3. a mediocre and disdained writer
  4. a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends
  5. cough spasmodically; "The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"
  6. significantly cut up a manuscript
  7. fix a computer program piecemeal until it works; "I'm not very good at hacking but I'll give it my best"
  8. kick on the shins
  9. kick on the arms
  10. cut with a hacking tool
  11. a saddle horse used for transportation rather than sport etc.
  12. cut away; "he hacked his way through the forest"
  13. a horse kept for hire
  14. be able to manage or manage successfully; "I can't hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office"
  15. an old or over-worked horse
  16. a car driven by a person whose job is to take

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