Examples of killer instinct in a Sentence
Her killer instincts have helped her become one of the top tennis players in the world.
Recent Examples of killer instinct from the Web
And Carolina has lacked the killer instinct when playing with a lead.
If anything, that just shows that Lonzo has the killer instinct to survive in the NBA.
During the regular season, Monterrey averaged less than 40% possession but scored more goals than any other team, mainly because of the killer instinct the team possessed, led by Aviles Hurtado, Apertura’s top goalscorer.
As Harding’s fearsome mother, the crucible in which the champion skater’s killer instinct was forged, Allison Janney brings her own deadly instincts to the project.
Whiteside is one of those players who has all the physical gifts, but lacks the killer instinct that will separate him from the pack.
But Chan definitely showed his killer instinct, busting movie reporter Bryan Alexander's chops as the the two performed a duet together.
McCullers rises to the moment, Hinch said, with a ravenous killer instinct.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will be ruing his side's lack of killer instinct, especially after seeing his team waste this four-on-two opportunity last night.
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KILLER INSTINCT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of killer instinct for English Language Learners
: a very strong desire to succeed or win
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