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hacker

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hacker

  1. 1 a person who illegally gains access to a computer system and sometimes tampers with its information the company's security experts spent days trying to figure out how a hacker could have gotten past the firewall Synonyms of hacker cracker, cyberpunk Words Related to hacker computerist; gearhead, geek, propeller-head, techie, technocrat, technophile; phisher Near Antonyms of hacker computerphobe, technophobe

  2. 2 a person who lacks experience and competence in an art or science weekend golf hackers who are there mainly for the social networking Synonyms of hacker hack, amateur, inexpert, jackleg, triflerWords Related to hacker beginner, freshman, greenhorn, kid, learner, neophyte, newcomer, novice, rookie, tenderfoot, tyroNear Antonyms of hacker maestro, virtuoso, whiz, wizard; old hand, old-timer, vet, veteranAntonyms of hacker ace, adept, crackerjack (also crackajack), craftsman, expert, hand, master, past master, shark, sharp



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