hack around

hack around

Inf. to waste time. I'm just hacking around and doing nothing. Stop hacking around and get to work.
See also: around, hack

hack around

in. to waste time. I wanted to hack around for a year after college, but my finances disagreed.
See also: around, hack
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The suspect reportedly admitted to attempting to hack around 350 online accounts, ultimately accessing 50 of them.
He needs another race before we start thinking of anything fancy - he's just had a hack around there.
His routine will be very similar to last year and his weekly schedule will consist of; Monday - two canters, Tuesday - routine work day, Wednesday - hack around the village, Thursday - school over fences, Friday - two canters, Saturday - routine work day.
He had a lovely hack around," said jockey Joe Tizzard after the 2m6f novice chase.
Encrypt your data Even if you require a password to use your smartphone, a thief can theoretically plug the device into a computer and hack around to take a look at your data.
If you like it so much that you're willing to do a hack around a URL just to get a peek under our dress a[bar] eventually you're going to give us some money," he reportedly said, among other delightful quotables, including a jab at Andrew Sullivan, which can be found(ontent.
He told his blog: "I think that before George's little hack around Exeter I would've been quite happy to miss Cheltenham and head to Aintree.
He told his blog: ''I think that before George's little hack around Exeter I would've been quite happy to miss Cheltenham and head to Aintree.
The riders then chose one of two planned routes to join for a fun-filled spooky hack around the country lanes.
Kraft Foods has disclosed that it would most likely to hack around 300 jobs from its Port Elizabeth Cadbury plant.
She did wear a hat for events but not just for a hack around the block," he said.
We went for a one-hour hack around the gently undulating countryside (pounds 32 per hour), one of the best ways to appreciate its beauty.
As you hack around on your way to a double-bogey, console yourself by remembering that this hole is a great place to observe deer.
Champion Hurdle hopeful Harchibald, centre, and two other horses from Noel Meade's stables take an early morning hack around the gallops at Cheltenham PICTURE: Getty Images
Although Euripides approached the ancient story with the most heart, Aeschylus, Sophocles, and just about every hack around in 400 B.