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cracker

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1 a person who illegally gains access to a computer system and sometimes tampers with its information
  • a cracker who had broken into the intelligence agency's database attempted to leak the classified information

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2 chiefly dialect someone who boasts
  • you're a fool if you believe half of what that cracker says

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The first known use of cracker was in the 15th century

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“Cracker.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cracker. Accessed 6 Aug. 2021.

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