Phrasal Verbs With 'Hack'

Hack around phrasal verb

  1. Meaning: Waste time
    (Intransitive | American English)
    » Example: I've been HACKING AROUND all morning because I can't get down to doing any revision.

Hack into phrasal verb

  1. Meaning: Break into a computer system
    (Inseparable | International English)
    » Example: He HACKED INTO the government database and stole a lot of data.

Hack off phrasal verb

  1. Meaning: Annoy
    (Separable [optional] | British English)
    » Example: He HACKS me OFF with his endless complaining.

Hack up phrasal verb

  1. Meaning: Chop or cut into small pieces
    (Separable [optional] | International English)
    » Example: They HACKED the table UP and burnt it.
  2. Meaning: Expel by coughing
    (Inseparable | International English)
    » Example: I HACKED UP a lot of phlegm while I was ill.