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hatch·et job

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. defamation, calumny, calumniation, obloquy, traducement, hatchet jobnoun

    a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions

Wiktionary

  1. hatchet jobnoun

    A journalistic or other treatment which portrays its subject in a very unfavorable manner; a work of criticism which aims to destroy a reputation.

  2. hatchet jobnoun

    An action or a program which imposes deep reductions in expenditure.

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  1. hatchet job

    A hatchet job is a term often used in journalism and politics. It refers to a strong, fierce, and malicious criticism or attack on someone or something. It involves deliberate attempts to harm or undermine the reputation or credibility of the target through biased information, misrepresentation, or distortion of facts. It's often marked by unfair tactics, intense negativity, and aggressive accusations.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hatchet job in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hatchet job in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of hatchet job in a Sentence

  1. John Reznikoff:

    I've never seen a presidential book that's really a hatchet job of other people.

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