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bury the hatchet

Definition of bury the hatchet in English:

End a quarrel or conflict and become friendly.
Example sentences
  • If the two countries were to bury the hatchet, there is no limit to what they can accomplish together.
  • There is much to be learned from this tradition of symbolically burying the hatchet at the end of a long hard campaign.
  • Two of the principal players in the annual Antiques Week in New Hampshire have buried the hatchet and are smoking the peace pipe.
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