hatchet job Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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hatchet jobnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   informal
a ​cruel written or ​spokenattack on someone or something: Fleck was ​certainly not the only ​critic to do a ​hatchetjob on his ​latestnovel.
(Definition of hatchet job from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hatchet job”
in Chinese (Simplified) 攻击,诋毁…
in Chinese (Traditional) 攻擊,詆毀…
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