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Hackney

Definition of hackney:

part of speech: participle

Hackneyed.

part of speech: verb

To wear out by constant use; make commonplace.

part of speech: noun

A horse for general use, esp. for hire.

part of speech: participle

Hackneying.

part of speech: verb

To use much; make trite.

part of speech: noun

Horse let for hire.

part of speech: adjective

Let out for hire; common or trite.

part of speech: noun

A coach, or a horse, kept for hire; a nag.

part of speech: verb

To carry in a hackney- coach: to use much: to make commonplace.

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