[ hak-uhn-sak ]

  1. a city in NE New Jersey, near New York City.

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How to use Hackensack in a sentence

  • These were tide-water streams, the Passaic and the Hackensack, with small ships and coal and brick barges tied at the water side.

    The "Genius" | Theodore Dreiser
  • "What I saw on the Hackensack was enough for me," said Tawny.

    Under the Law | Edwina Stanton Babcock
  • This is Colter, whom we brought to help us with the boat and all that; he knows the Hackensack.

    Under the Law | Edwina Stanton Babcock