Hacker Meaning

There are 3 meaning(s) for word Hacker

Hacker Meaning 1 : one who works hard at boring tasks

    Synonyms : drudge,  hack
Hacker Meaning 2 : a programmer for whom computing is its own reward; may enjoy the challenge of breaking into other computers but does no harm

    Example : true hackers subscribe to a code of ethics and look down upon crackers

Hacker Meaning 3 : someone who plays golf poorly