Or what America was doing with its tomahawk missile strikes that frequently ended up killing civilians.
The USS Arleigh Burke, a destroyer, and USS Philippine Sea, a cruiser, launched a total of 47 tomahawk missiles.
You see people in war paint or doing the tomahawk chop and saying, “Scalp him.”
Brown supporters at one rally mocked her with tomahawk chops and war cries.
A tomahawk gleamed just beyond them and at the same instant an arrow grazed the girl's left arm.
It seemed to me that I should certainly have to get out my tomahawk.
On the pretext of gathering grapes they started from camp one afternoon with only a blanket, knife, and tomahawk.
Why should they hesitate to tomahawk three white men who had crossed their path?
There is a small hatchet modelled after the Daniel Boone tomahawk, generally known as the "camp axe."
tomahawk in hand, they knocked their cabin to pieces, and seized all the meat.
1610s, tamahaac, from Algonquian (probably Powhatan) tamahack "what is used in cutting," from tamaham "he cuts." Cognate with Mohegan tummahegan, Delaware tamoihecan, Micmac tumeegun.