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killers

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1 a dull, unpleasant, or difficult piece of work
  • weeding out that overgrown garden is going to be a killer

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2 a person who kills another person
  • gunned down by hired killers

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“Killers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/killers. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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