A ruthless determination to succeed or win: he had that hunger, that killer instinct he urged his players to find their killer instinct
More example sentences
- I don't have the killer instinct or that degree of ruthlessness which you need to succeed on your own.
- He still has the killer instinct and no patience, but he does his fighting in boardrooms.
- But a mature respect for the competition tempers the killer instinct.
Definition of killer instinct in:
- The US English dictionary