hack off


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hack off

vb (adv)
informal (tr; often passive) to annoy, irritate, or disappoint
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Translations

w>hack off

vt sep
abhacken, abschlagen; to hack something off somethingetw von etw abhacken or abschlagen
(inf: = annoy) → ankotzen (sl); I’m really hacked off with hersie kotzt mich echt an (sl)
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References in classic literature ?
While Aora, with a knife produced apparently from nowhere, proceeded to hack off the white master's head, Bashti looked quizzically at his right forefinger dangling by a strip of skin.
The woolly-heads made a run for me, each with a long-handled, fantail tomahawk with which to hack off my head.
In one interview three siblings - aged five, nine and 11 - tell how they were each forced to hack off a condemned prisoner's limbs with a machete until he died from loss of blood.