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bury the hatchet

bury the hatchet
Meaning: make peace; end a quarrel, settle one’s differences to become friends again.
Example 1: The two neighboring countries India and Pakistan have often been advised by the world bodies to bury the hatchet for their own progress.
Example 2: By the fear of Police the gang of college requested to bury the hatchet to the guy who was beaten so badly just for not obeying gang’s order.

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  • Expression: Loisy Owusu-Edusei writes on 24 May, 2017

    My mums’ friends is a woman of letters but highly educated.

  • Expression: Ganesh Kumar writes on 29 March, 2017

    In spite of giving best performance, my client is not happy with me because of past to bury the hatchet and keeping in mind it seriously.

  • Expression: Marianne writes on 8 January, 2017

    After a few months, Janet and Mary decided to bury the hatchet and become friends again.

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