[ freek ]
/ frik /
verb (used without object), phreaked, phreak·ing.
to act as a phone phreak.
verb (used with object), phreaked, phreak·ing.
to tamper with (telephones) as a phone phreak does.
Can be confusedfreak phreak
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British Dictionary definitions for phreaking
/ (ˈfriːkɪŋ) /
the act of gaining unauthorized access to telecommunication systems, esp to obtain free calls
Word Origin for phreaking
C20: blend of freaking + phone
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