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hatchet man

Chinese translation: 打手, da sou

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English term or phrase:hatchet man
Chinese translation:打手, da sou
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19:51 Aug 15, 2001
English to Chinese translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: hatchet man
hatchet man
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打手, da sou
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打手, da sou
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na职业杀手 or 诽谤文人 or 走狗
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打手, da sou


Explanation:
打手, da sou

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职业杀手 or 诽谤文人 or 走狗


Explanation:
this phrase shall have three meanings:
1. a professional murderer: 职业杀手 [zhi ye sha shou]
2. a writer or speaker who specializes in defamatory attacks, as on political candidates or public officials: 诽谤文人 [fei bang wen ren]
3. a person whose job it is to execute unpleasant tasks for a superior, as dismissing employees: 走狗 [zhou gou] or 打手 [da shou]




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