[hak-buht] /ˈhæk bʌt/
another word for arquebus
noun 1. Falconry. a board or platform at which hawks being flown at hack are fed.
noun A chief petty officer (WWII Navy)
[hak] /hæk/ verb (used with object) 1. to cut, notch, slice, chop, or sever (something) with or as with heavy, irregular blows (often followed by up or down): to hack meat; to hack down trees. 2. to break up the surface of (the ground). 3. to clear (a road, path, etc.) by cutting away vines, […]
- Hacked off
jargon (Analogous to “pissed off”) Said of system administrators who have become annoyed, upset, or touchy owing to suspicions that their sites have been or are going to be victimised by crackers, or used for inappropriate, technically illegal, or even overtly criminal activities. For example, having unreadable files in your home directory called “worm”, “lockpick”, […]