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the butcher, the baker, the candlestick-makerpeople of all kinds.
This phrase comes from the traditional nursery rhyme Rub-dub-dub, Three men in a tub .
have a butcher'shave a look. British informal
Butcher's comes here from butcher's hook , rhyming slang for ‘look’.
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have/take a ˈbutcher’s(British English, slang) have a look at something: Come over here and have a butcher’s at this!This phrase comes from rhyming slang, in which butcher’s hook stands for ‘look’.
n. a carpenter. See if you can get a wood butcher to fix this broken panel.