tomahawk englannista suomeksi
1615, Ralph Hamor, ''A True Discourse of the Present State of Virginia'' (published in Richmond in 1957), page 13:
- yeerely bring into our store house, at the beginning of their haruest two bushels of corne a man (..) for which they should receiue so many Iron ''Tomahawkes'' or small hatchets.
A dunk in which the person dunking the ball does so with his arm behind his head.
To strike with a tomahawk.
1906, (w), maiden speech to House of Commons, 12 Mar 1906:
- Not satisfied with tomahawking our colleagues in the country, they ask the scanty remnant in the House to join in the scalp dance.