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hatchet job

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhatchet jobˈhatchet ˌjob noun [countable] British English informal  CRITICIZEa newspaper article, television programme etc that criticizes someone severely and unfairlyhatchet job on They were afraid I was going to do a hatchet job on them.
Examples from the Corpus
hatchet jobHe devotes several paragraphs to a hatchet job.
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