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in for the kill

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in at the kill

adverb phrase

Participating in the finish of something, esp when it is very satisfying and vindictive: Tell me when the thing'll be signed, I want to be in at the kill

[1814+; fr a fox-hunting term]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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