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]

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    [in-aw-duh-buh l] /ɪnˈɔ də bəl/ adjective 1. not ; incapable of being heard. /ɪnˈɔːdəbəl/ adjective 1. not loud enough to be heard; not audible adj. mid-15c., “unfit to be heard;” c.1600, “unable to be heard,” from Latin inaudibilis “inaudible,” from in- “not” (see in- (1)) + audibilis (see audible). Related: Inaudibly; inaudibility.



  • Inaudibly

    [in-aw-duh-buh l] /ɪnˈɔ də bəl/ adjective 1. not ; incapable of being heard. /ɪnˈɔːdəbəl/ adjective 1. not loud enough to be heard; not audible adj. mid-15c., “unfit to be heard;” c.1600, “unable to be heard,” from Latin inaudibilis “inaudible,” from in- “not” (see in- (1)) + audibilis (see audible). Related: Inaudibly; inaudibility.

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