hatchet jobRate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
A treatment which serves primarily to disparage its subject; a piece of criticism which aims to destroy a reputation.

"State of Denial" by Bob Woodward is accused of being nothing more than an election year hatchet job by many Republicans.


Find a translation for the hatchet job phrase in other languages:

Select another language:

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similiar to hatchet job

Discuss this hatchet job phrase with the community:


Use the citation below to add this hatchet job definition to your bibliography:


"hatchet job." Phrases.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 24 Mar. 2018. <http://www.phrases.net/phrase/hatchet-job_4293>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!