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  • as inchop
  • as indestroy
  • as inhew

synonyms for axe

  • cleave
  • cube
  • divide
  • hack
  • mince
  • slash
  • whack
  • clip
  • dice
  • fell
  • fragment
  • hackle
  • hash
  • hew
  • lop
  • mangle
  • sever
  • shear
  • truncate

antonyms for axe

MOST RELEVANT
  • join
  • unite
  • lengthen
  • aid
  • assist
  • bear
  • begin
  • build
  • construct
  • create
  • fix
  • give birth
  • help
  • lose
  • mend
  • repair
  • start
  • improve
  • keep
  • preserve
  • retain
  • save
  • validate
  • restore
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    How to use axe in a sentence

    The Rocket used his stick as though it were a battle axe and hacked at Laycoe, hitting the defenseman in the ear and on the shoulder.
    THE NHL’S MOST BITTER RIVALRY IS ON PAUSE. BUT IT COULD COME BACK WITH A VENGEANCE.TERRENCE DOYLEFEBRUARY 18, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
    Additionally, if you’re going to stay one step ahead of the guy with the axe, you need to know where your company and the industry is headed and obtain the skills necessary to market yourself in a constantly changing environment.
    ‘NO IS NOT AN OPTION’: CONFESSIONS OF A SALES EXECUTIVEJIM COOPERDECEMBER 29, 2020DIGIDAY
    It’s not about protecting Google, it’s about accounting for when the axe swings in the opposite direction.
    ANTISEMITIC MEMES IN IMAGE RESULTS HIGHLIGHT VULNERABILITIES IN SEARCHGEORGE NGUYENSEPTEMBER 30, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
    But not too big for the ragged old arm that felled it down as an axe fells the last rings of a stricken tree.
    A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
    For the laws of the people are vain: for the works of the hand of the workman hath cut a tree out of the forest with an axe.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    She shook her head—Gilbert was not at home, and her axe was so blunt that a body might ride to Rumford on it.
    THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
    King Robert himself was riding in front of Sir Edward's division on a small palfrey, with only a battle-axe in hand.
    KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
    Patrick had brought an axe and, with the help of some of the boys, soon had a big bonfire burning on the edge of the pond.
    THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
    One of the two whom I saw, held a heavy axe over his head, and had taken the bent attitude of a workman hewing wood.
    A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
    The formation of an axe or hatchet, however crude it may have been, would naturally lead to another step in advance.
    MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO AXE

    • axe
    • cleave
    • clip
    • cube
    • dice
    • divide
    • fell
    • fragment
    • hack
    • hackle
    • hash
    • hew
    • lop
    • mangle
    • mince
    • sever
    • shear
    • slash
    • truncate
    • whack
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.