hack off

phrasal verb
hacked off; hacking off; hacks off

Definition of hack off

1 : to cut (something) off in a rough and violent way She used an ax to hack the dead branch off (the tree).
2 informal : to make (someone) angry and annoyed It really hacks me off to see people treated so unfairly.

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“Hack off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hack%20off. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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