"hacking" in the verb sense
1. chop, hack
cut with a hacking tool
2. hack, cut
be able to manage or manage successfully
"I can't hack it anymore"
"she could not cut the long days in the office"
"he hacked his way through the forest"
kick on the arms
kick on the shins
6. hack, hack on
fix a computer program piecemeal until it works
"I'm not very good at hacking but I'll give it my best"
7. hack, cut up
significantly cut up a manuscript
8. hack, whoop
"The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"
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