Hackman

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hackman The driver of a hack or carriage for public hire.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hackman The driver or keeper of a hack or public carriage.
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Usage

In literature:

Hackman, murder of Miss Ray, by, 178.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Volume 55, No. 344, June, 1844" by Various
I called a hackman, for my reading taught me what to do, and I told him to drive me to the Rookery.
"The Jucklins" by Opie Read
As was lately exemplified in Mr. Hackman, who shot Miss Ray in the lobby of the playhouse.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
About seven o'clock, the same hackman came again.
"Seek and Find" by Oliver Optic
Charles discharged the hackman without debate.
"Otherwise Phyllis" by Meredith Nicholson
He is given to humor, too, is the hackman.
"The Land of Thor" by J. Ross Browne
I fairly laughed as I gave the hackman at the hotel door what would have been my last dollar and a half only two hours before.
"If, Yes and Perhaps" by Edward Everett Hale
Only last week a beautiful young lady was served that way, 'cause she wouldn't pay what the hackman wanted.
"Ben, the Luggage Boy;" by Horatio Alger
A hackman preyed upon me.
"The Wit of Women" by Kate Sanborn
He had to find a casual hackman to carry him and his bag and trunk to the university a couple of miles away.
"Herbert Hoover" by Vernon Kellogg
Father told the hackman to drive fast; he'd give him an extra dollar if he'd catch the train.
"Chicken Little Jane on the Big John" by Lily Munsell Ritchie
This had confirmed my opinion of the hackman, so I had decided to await his return.
"The Somnambulist and the Detective" by Allan Pinkerton
Each hackman who plied between the port and the town of Ponce had to pay a tax of eight dollars a month.
"Porto Rico" by Arthur D. Hall
Hackman swears his honour is very tender, and that this one affront will cost him at least five murders.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
Every minute her head was thrust out of the window to urge the hackman to greater speed.
"Eleven Possible Cases" by Frank R. Stockton
Ef a hackman would on'y be a blind fiddler he'd take in more money than a fair-ground.
"The Old Soldiers Story" by James Whitcomb Riley
I want no hackman to rise up in judgment against me.
"Weighed and Wanting" by Dwight Moody
Upon his box the hackman sits and reads the newspaper, while his blanketed horses wait for the coming customer.
"Ginger-Snaps" by Fanny Fern
I couldn't find a hackman who would do it for less than six dollars.
"Among the Humorists and After Dinner Speakers, Vol. I" by Various
I merely asked the name of the hackman who drove them away?
"The Ocean Wireless Boys and the Lost Liner" by Wilbur Lawton
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In news:

Gene Hackman strikes homeless man, police say.
Gene Hackman reportedly hits homeless man in self-defense.
Gene Hackman defends wife, smacks homeless man.
Gene Hackman was questioned by police in Santa Fe, N.M. After a homeless man said the actor attacked him.
Gene Hackman Slaps Homeless Guy in Self-Defense.
Actor Gene Hackman admitted to slapping a homeless person in the face Tuesday, but said it was in self defense.
Gene Hackman slaps homeless man in NM.
(AP) — Police in New Mexico say Gene Hackman was acting in self-defense when he slapped a homeless man who had become aggressive toward the Oscar-winning actor and his wife.
Gene Hackman slapped homeless man who became aggressive with actor, his wife.
Santa Fe police said actor Gene Hackman slapped a homeless man in face because the homeless man assaulted him and his wife near downtown.
Oscar-winning actor Gene Hackman 's career will be the focus of the Embarras (EM'-brah) Valley Film Festival in the eastern Illinois town of Charleston.
Gene Hackman should play him in a movie.
Mitt Romney Endorses Gene Hackman to Play Him On Screen.
Gene 'Peter' Hackman , Mobile native, dies.
Gene Hackman , a native Mobilian, died Aug 29 in a local hospital.
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