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English definition of “move/go in for the kill”

move/go in for the kill

to prepare to defeat someone in an argument or competition when that person is already in a weak position: He asked her a couple of difficult questions and then went in for the kill.Winning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
(Definition of move/go in for the kill from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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