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hack intoTo reduce something to by hacking with a cutting instrument.
hack intoTo gain unauthorized entry to, particularly by exploiting little-known weaknesses.
hack itTo cope with, to be successful in.
had betterShould; ought to; need to.
hail downto fall from the sky, as hail
hail downto appear inexplicably
hair of the dogAn alcoholic drink taken the morning after to cure a hangover or withdrawal symptoms.
hair-splittingThe act of finding exceedingly small differences which are probably neither important nor noticeable to most people.
hair-splittinglyWith exceedingly small differences which are probably neither important nor noticeable to most people.
hairy mollyA hairy caterpillar.
hairy mollyThe vulva.
hakuna matatano worries
HALhardware abstraction layer
HALa homicidal computer, an artificial intelligence that acts similarly to the HAL 9000 featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey.
halcyon daysA period of calm, often nostalgic: “halcyon days of yore”, “halcyon days of youth”..
halcyon daysPeriod of calm during the winter, when storms do not occur.
half a dozensix
half a loaf is better than no breadAlternative form of half a loaf is better than none.
half a loaf is better than no loafAlternative form of half a loaf is better than none.
half a loaf is better than nonePossession or attainment of a partial object, achievement, result, etc is preferable to having no object, achievement, or result at all.
half a mindA moderate inclination.
half hourperiod of 30 minutes
half nelsonwrestling hold
half-bakedPartially cooked by heating in an oven.
half-nakedWith very few clothes on; revealing lots of one's body.
half-nakedWith very few clothes on.
half-pintA unit of volume used for liquids equal to half of a pint.
half-pintHalf a pint of beer.
half-pintA small child.
halfway decentGood - better than expected.
halfway decentNo more than adequate.
hall porterhotel employee
Hallmark momentA memorable moment or event, one which would make a poignant greeting card.
ham fistedclumsy
ham it upTo act or emote, especially to overact or act badly.
hammer and sickleUsed other than as an idiom: see hammer, and, sickle.
hammer and sickleA depiction of a sickle crossed with a hammer, used as a symbol of communism and the Soviet Union.
hammer and tongsWith tools indicating seriousness of intent and capability of harm.
hammer homeUntil or so that a person or group of people understands it.
hammer outTo come to an agreement after much arguing.
hammeredSlang for drunk
hand downTo transmit in succession, as from father to son, or from predecessor to successor.
hand downTo forward to the proper officer .
hand grenadesmall explosive device
hand inTo give something to a responsible person.
hand in gloveIn very close cooperation.
hand in handHolding or clasping hands.
hand in handNaturally, ordinarily or predictably together; commonly having a correlation or relationship.
hand it to somebodyTo give somebody credit or praise.
hand it to someoneTo give somebody credit or praise.

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