or life-hack, life hack
[ lahyf-hak ]
/ ˈlaɪfˌhæk /
Informal. a tip, trick, or efficient method for doing or managing a day-to-day task or activity; a hack: a lifehack for overcoming social anxiety; a computer programmer's best lifehacks.
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
Words nearby lifehack
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
British Dictionary definitions for lifehack
/ (ˈlaɪfˌhæk) /
any procedure or action that solves a problem, simplifies a task, reduces frustration, etc, in one's everyday life
Derived forms of lifehacklifehacker, noun
Word Origin for lifehack
C21: by extension from the computing sense of hack, meaning to manipulate a computer program in a skilful and often creative manner
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012