hack into

phr verb
Hack into is used with these nouns as the object: ↑computer

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • hack into — verb a) To reduce something to by hacking with a cutting instrument. After all that work, the result was something I just wanted to hack into pieces. b) To gain unauthorized entry to (a computer system), particularly by exploiting little known… …   Wiktionary

  • Hack into — (computers) gain unauthorised access to a computer system …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • hack into — Australian Slang (computers) gain unauthorised access to a computer system …   English dialects glossary

  • hack into — vb See hacker …   Contemporary slang

  • ˈhack into sth — phrasal verb to use a computer in order to connect secretly and illegally to someone else s computer They hack into banks and transfer huge amounts of cash.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • hack — ▪ I. hack hack 2 noun [countable] JOBS 1. a writer who does a lot of low quality work, especially writing newspaper articles 2. informal a taxi, or someone whose job is to drive a taxi   [m0] ▪ II. hack hack 1 …   Financial and business terms

  • hack — hack1 [hæk] v [: Old English; Origin: haccian] 1.) [I and T] to cut something roughly or violently hack (away) at sth ▪ She hacked away at the ice, trying to make a hole. hack sth off/down etc ▪ Whole forests have been hacked down. hack your way… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hack — 1 verb 1 (intransitive always + adv/prep, transitive always + adv prep) to cut something into pieces roughly or violently: hack away/at etc: She hacked away at the ice, trying to make a hole. | hack sth into/through etc: We had to hack a path… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • hack — I UK [hæk] / US verb Word forms hack : present tense I/you/we/they hack he/she/it hacks present participle hacking past tense hacked past participle hacked * 1) [intransitive/transitive] to cut something in a rough way, with a lot of energy, or… …   English dictionary

  • hack — hack1 [ hæk ] verb * ▸ 1 cut in a rough way ▸ 2 change and spoil writing ▸ 3 be able to deal with something ▸ 4 connect to computer ▸ 5 cough loudly ▸ 6 drive taxi 1. ) intransitive or transitive to cut something in a rough way, with a lot of… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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