hatchet work

noun

Definition of hatchet work

: the work of a hatchet man

First Known Use of hatchet work

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Hatchet work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hatchet%20work. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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