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killer instinct

noun

Simple Definition of killer instinct

  • : a very strong desire to succeed or win

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of killer instinct

  1. :  an aggressive tenacious urge for domination in a struggle to attain a set goal

Examples of killer instinct in a sentence

  1. Her killer instincts have helped her become one of the top tennis players in the world.



1931

First Known Use of killer instinct

1931


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