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hack

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb cut
INTRANSITIVEciorraigh verb  c m ucoscair verb  c m ugearr verb  c m uhe was hacking at the stone bhí sé ag scealpadh na cloichethey hacked at the tree with an axe choscair siad an crann le tua, bhain siad leadhbanna as an gcrann le tuahe hacked at it with a knife bhí sé á leadhbadh le scian, bhí sé ag déanamh sceanairte air
TRANSITIVEciorraigh verb  c m ucoscair verb  c m ugearr verb  c m uthey hacked down the tree ghearr siad anuas an crann, threascair siad an crannthey hacked their way through the bushes ghearr siad a mbealach trí na sceachathey hacked them to death choscair siad iad le tuatheir bodies were hacked to pieces ciorraíodh a gcoirp ina bpíosaí, rinneadh leadhbanna dá gcoirp
2 verb remove roughly TRANSITIVEscoith verb  c m uteasc verb  c m ushe hacked off her hair scoith sí an ghruaig di féinthe gorse was hacked back gearradh siar an t-aiteannhis hand was hacked off scoitheadh an lámh de, teascadh an lámh de
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3 verb change crudely TRANSITIVEthey hacked out half of the book ghearr siad leath den leabhar amach the critics hacked the film to pieces rinne na léirmheastóirí sceanairt ar an scannán, stróic na léirmheastóirí an scannán as a chéile 4 verb SPOR kick rashly TRANSITIVElasc verb  c m uhe hacked the ball into touch lasc sé an liathróid amach thar an taobhlíne 5 verb SPOR tackle roughly TRANSITIVEfogha fabhtach a thabhairt faoishe was hacked down by the fullback threascair an lánchúlaí í 6 verb informal be up to TRANSITIVEcuir suas leseas verb  c m uhe can't hack the pressure níl sé ábalta cur suas leis an mbrú, ní thig leis an brú a sheasamh, níl sé in ann ag an mbrú I don't know if I could hack them for a month níl a fhios agam an bhféadfainn cur suas leo ar feadh míosa 7 verb COMP access without authority
INTRANSITIVEhaiceáil verbhe hacked into the database haiceáil sé isteach sa bhunachar sonraí
TRANSITIVEhaiceáil verbmy account was hacked haiceáladh mo chuntas
8 verb MED, VET cough harshly
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag casacht go cruabheith ag céithireacht
TRANSITIVEshe was hacking up phlegm bhí sí ag cur réama aníos le casacht chrua
9 verb SPOR ride for pleasure INTRANSITIVEbheith ag falaireachtshe went hacking chuaigh sí ag falaireacht
noun
10 noun rough strokehe took a hack at me thug sé iarraidh orm, tharraing sé buille orm 11 noun SPOR rash kicklasc fem2  c m ua desperate hack out the field lasc mhire amach faoin bpáirc 12 noun SPOR rough tacklefogha fabhtachafter another hack at the full forward tar éis fogha fabhtach eile ar an lántosach 13 noun COMP, informal codehaic masc4 14 noun pejorative journalistiriseoir masc3  c m utabloid hack iriseoir tablóideach 15 noun pejorative writerscríbhneoir masc3  c m u 16 noun POL usually pejorative minor functionarygiolla masc4  c m uhe's a party hack giolla de chuid an pháirtí atá ann 17 noun usually pejorative sb doing dull workúspaire masc  c m usclábhaí masc4  c m u 18 noun SPOR horsecapall diallaite 19 noun SPOR ride for pleasuredreas falaireachtaI went out on a hack chuaigh mé amach ag falaireacht
phrases

to be away on a hack

(also

to be away in a hack

) bheith ar mhuin na muice