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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: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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