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hit list

noun [C]
 
 
a list of things or people that you want to give special attention to, often to take some action against them: We're looking for places to open new stores in, and this town is definitely on our hit list. The prosecutor's hit list includes the biggest firms on Wall Street.
Translations of “hit list”
in Chinese (Traditional) 暗殺名單, 打擊對象名單…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暗杀名单, 打击对象名单…
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