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synonyms for hatchet

  • machete
  • bill
  • billhook
  • tomahawk
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This is a subject that people tend to have pretty strong opinions about, so please don’t think I’m so insane as to attempt a detailed stacking guide for Outside, only to have the woodsmansplainers bust out their hatchets.
HOW TO FIND ZEN BY SPLITTING AND STACKING WOODMARTIN FRITZ HUBERMARCH 1, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
In a room on the right, Mono finds a hatchet that’s just about as long as he is tall.
‘LITTLE NIGHTMARES II’: A HYPNOTIC, DARK FAIRY TALECHRISTOPHER BYRDFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At the Sussex County Courthouse in Georgetown, political rivals literally bury the hatchet.
LOVELY, LITTLE DELAWARE — LONG FAMOUS FOR CORPORATIONS, CHICKENS AND CREDIT CARDS — IS READY FOR ITS BIG MOMENTKAREN HELLERJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Prosecutors claim that Silento walked into a stranger’s home in Los Angeles that was unlocked on Saturday and then began swinging a hatchet at two people.
SILENTO CHARGED AFTER ATTACKING STRANGERS WITH A HATCHETJOI-MARIE MCKENZIESEPTEMBER 4, 2020ESSENCE.COM
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
He had the hatchet face of the clever Yankee, alert, sharply defined, with a high-bridged and rather bold English nose.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
To be sure, he might kill the dog with the hatchet, but such butchery was repugnant to him, and he quickly dismissed the idea.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
It is not rare to find in primitive submarine formations these singular kinds of passages, which seem cut out with a hatchet.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
The planking had been sawed, the timber cut with the hatchet, the ironwork with a file, the sheathing with the chisel.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
As the oars were fastened to the sides of the boat, some one asked for a knife or hatchet, with which to cut them loose.
A NARRATIVE OF THE SHIPWRECK, CAPTIVITY AND SUFFERINGS OF HORACE HOLDEN AND BENJ. H. NUTEHORACE HOLDEN
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WORDS RELATED TO HATCHET

  • can
  • cleaver
  • discharge
  • fire
  • hatchet
  • poll
  • sack
  • tomahawk
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