axes 1 of 3

plural of ax
as in dismissals
the termination of the employment of an employee or a work force often temporarily the company was hemorrhaging money, so 700 employees would soon be given the ax

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2 of 3

noun (2)

plural of axis


3 of 3


present tense third-person singular of ax

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“Axes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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