Definition of lifehack in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlīfˌhak/


A strategy or technique adopted in order to manage one’s time and daily activities in a more efficient way.
Example sentences
  • I've been doing a lot of geeky snooping around sites dealing with so-called Lifehacks.
  • I recently learned a great lifehack from an Australian friend: have separate Pesach cupboards in your normal kitchen, then just seal the regular ones and open the pesach ones.
  • Lifehacks were originally created for geeks, helping them be more productive with their work and their lives, but I think it's a great name for doing the same thing for anyone, helping them live better lives.



Example sentences
  • Lifehacking has snowballed into a massive self-help program that seeks to help you allocate your attention efficiently.
  • Desperate knowledge workers are also flocking to the dozens of Web sites devoted to ‘lifehacking’—practices for solving everyday problems.
  • On the web, meanwhile, sites devoted to personal development and productivity, or life-hacking, to use the brilliant geek neologism, are exploding.
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