take-no-prisoners

adjective

Definition of take-no-prisoners

: having a fierce, relentless, or merciless character
  • take-no-prisoners politics

First Known Use of take-no-prisoners

1974

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take-no-prisoners

Definition of take-no-prisoners for English Language Learners

  • : very tough and aggressive


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