German translation of hacking
- hacking cough
Example Sentences Including 'hacking'
`Your boss isn't going to be interested in a few tweed hacking jackets," she said.Yellow Bird
He would hear her rasping breath and hacking cough as he walked up the dark stairs to see her.Desperadoes
They've already let him off twice for hacking men down in the street.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
Trends of 'hacking'
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- (= cut)
⇒ to hack sb/sth to pieces(literal)
⇒ to hack one's way through (sth)
sich dat einen Weg (durch etw) schlagen
- (sport) to hack sb on the shin
jdn vors or gegen das Schienbein treten
- (informal, = cope) to hack it
es bringen (sl)
hacken (also computing)
⇒ he hacked (away) at the branch
er schlug auf den Ast
⇒ to hack into the system
in das System eindringen
- See hack off
Example Sentences Including 'hack'
Could even be used to hack a person's head off, like the poor unfortunate actress, Anne Lucas.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
Eileen could hack away at the child's hair to her heart's content.The Image of Laura
Nearby, on a small altar, the merchants were also shown the sword which the murderers had used to hack off the Archbishop's head.A Shrine of Murders
Translation of hacking from the Collins English to German Dictionary
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