hatchet

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Synonyms for hatchet

bury the hatchet

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Synonyms for hatchet

weapon consisting of a fighting ax

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a small ax with a short handle used with one hand (usually to chop wood)

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I agree with him, of course, that burying the hatchet is a good thing; let bygones be bygones and all that jazz.
We don't want to have a split in the campaign, but they are agreeing with the Minister and negating our message." Murphy wishes them all the best in burying the hatchet and in their ongoing campaign to have a motorway to Meath made a World Heritage site.
No chance of the two ladies burying the hatchet then...
The possibility of IBM Corp and Intel Corp burying the hatchet and working together to introduce a next generation server bus architecture reared its head again yesterday when an IBM spokesperson said there could be an announcement as early as next week.
Peter Elliott, the former Olympic 1500m silver medallist and Mayock's advisor, admitted: "Inviting Pancorbo to such a prestigious meeting is, I suppose, offering him the opportunity of burying the hatchet."