Hacker

Business / Internet Marketing / Hacker: Originally used to describe a computer enthusiast who pushed a system to its highest performance through clever programming.

Hack

Entertainment / Golf / Hack: 1. (also 'chop') chopping violently at the ball 2. (also 'duffer, hacker, chop, chopper') a (usually) erratic and unskilled golfer whose technique is characterized by arm and hand oriented hitting at MORE

Novel Of Manners

Entertainment / Literature / Novel Of Manners: A novel that describes in detail the customs, behaviors, habits, and expectations of a certain social group at a specific time and place. Usually these conventions shape the behavior of the main chara MORE

Victorian Period

Entertainment / Literature / Victorian Period: The period of British literature in the late nineteenth century. The date of the period is often given as 1837-1901--the years Queen Victoria ruled the expanding British Empire. Alternatively, the dat MORE

Fairy Tale

Entertainment / Literature / Fairy Tale: In common parlance, a tale about elves, dragons, hobgoblins, sprites, and other fantastic magical beings set vaguely in the distant past (once upon a time'), often in a pseudo-medieval world. Fairy ta MORE

Duffer

Entertainment / Golf / Duffer: (also 'hacker') an unskilled golfer MORE

Chopper

Entertainment / Golf / Chopper: (also 'duffer, hacker, hack, chop') a (usually) erratic and unskilled golfer whose technique is characterized by arm and hand oriented hitting at the ball rather than smooth swinging through the ball MORE

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