Definition of Hatchets

1. Noun. (plural of hatchet) ¹



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Definition of Hatchets

1. hatchet [n] - See also: hatchet

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hatchets

hatchery
hatches
hatchet
hatchet-faced
hatchet excavator
hatchet job
hatchet jobs
hatchet man
hatchet men
hatchetation
hatchetations
hatcheted
hatcheting
hatchetman
hatchetmen
hatchets (current term)
hatchetted
hatchetting
hatchety
hatching
hatchings
hatchite
hatchless
hatchlike
hatchling
hatchlings
hatchman
hatchmen
hatchment

Literary usage of Hatchets

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1. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York by Daniel Defoe (1790)
"... that brought them one of their hatchets, an old key, a knife, and fix or feven of their bullets, which, though they did not ..."

2. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1874)
"3) which have ì hatchets, whether for domestic use or war. ... 4). hatchets as well as the knives are generally of silex, that is, species of stone which ..."

3. The Origin of the North American Indians: With a Faithful Description of by John McIntosh (1844)
"THEIR hatchets. These people, before they had been furnished with hatchets and other tools by Europeans, were greatly embarrassed in cutting down their ..."

4. Universal Geography: Or a Description of All Parts of the World, on a New by Conrad Malte-Brun (1826)
"... on small copper hatchets, from hatchets. different savages inhabiting the Cordilleras, and made with these instruments, others of stone. ..."

5. History of the United States: From the Discovery of the American Continent by George Bancroft (1856)
"... such hatchets as could be made from stone; and an English mastiff seemed to them a terrible adversary.1 Nor were their numbers considerable. ..."

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