Today's Word of the Day means...
jugular jug·u·lar (jŭg'yə-lər)
Of, relating to, or located in the region of the neck or throat. n.
A jugular vein.
To compete in dead earnest; give or take no quarter: They were a tough team that always went for the jugular
[1980s+; fr the jugular vein in the neck, severance of which is usually fatal; the image is of a wolf or other attacking animal]
[1960s+; based on the phrase go for the jugular]