Killing

Definition of Killing

Kill´ing
a.1.Literally, that kills; having power to kill; fatal; in a colloquial sense, conquering; captivating; irresistible.
Those eyes are made so killing.
- Pope.
Nothing could be more killingly spoken.
- Milton.
n.1.The act or process of causing a living organism to die.
2.An unusually large gain in a financial or business transaction or enterprise; as, she made a killing trading cattle futures.

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