a price on someone's head

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Definition of a price on someone's head

: an amount of money that will be given to anyone who kills or captures someone The group's leader has been in hiding since the government put a price on his head.

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“A price on someone's head.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20price%20on%20someone's%20head. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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