Definition of hackable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhakəbəl/


(In computing contexts) capable of being hacked: poorly chosen passwords, user names, and security questions can make accounts hackable
More example sentences
  • Many choose the default word 'password' as their password, which must be the most hackable way into anyone's bank account.
  • Why do all good sites use clean, consistent, hackable URLs?
  • Check to see if your voice mail is hackable.



Example sentences
  • When I get a new phone, its hackability is my No. 1 buying consideration.
  • The unlocking and hackability of smartphones and tablets remains a source of tension between the community and industry.
  • A General Accounting Office report noted in August that Uncle Sam had never systematically analyzed medical devices for their hackability.

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Syllabification: hack·a·ble

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