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hatchet job

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  • nounmalicious verbal attack
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Synonyms for hatchet job

noun malicious verbal attack
  • ax job
  • calumniation
  • defamation
  • dismantlement
  • poison-pen letter
  • unmaking

More words related to hatchet job

character assassination

noun. attack someone's reputation
  • ad hominem
  • blackening
  • dirty politics
  • dirty pool
  • dirty tricks
  • hatchet job
  • muckraking
  • mudslinging
  • name-calling
  • personal attack
  • slanderous attack
  • smear
  • smear campaign


adjective. mean, heartless
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