headhunter

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head·hunt

 (hĕd′hŭnt′)
intr.v. head·hunt·ed, head·hunt·ing, head·hunts
To engage in headhunting.

head′hunt′ n.
head′hunt′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.headhunter - a recruiter of personnel (especially for corporations)
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
recruiter - someone who supplies members or employees
2.headhunter - a savage who cuts off and preserves the heads of enemies as trophies
barbarian, savage - a member of an uncivilized people
Translations
fejvadász

headhunter

[ˈhedˌhʌntəʳ] N (lit) → cazador m de cabezas (fig) → cazatalentos mf inv

headhunter

[ˈhɛdhʌntər] nchasseur/euse m/f de têtes

headhunter

[ˈhɛdˌhʌntəʳ] ncacciatore m di teste
References in classic literature ?
In a moment the savage Borneo head hunters had added five grisly trophies to their record.
As two of the head hunters closed upon him the brave Chinaman clubbed his weapon and went down beneath them beating madly at the brown skulls.
A search of the shelves of almost any public library will bring to light a book entitled, "A Naturalist Among the Head Hunters.
Seek and destroy is the name of the game as players battle to become the best head hunter in the galaxy.
But Armfield, the FA's head hunter, said last night: "I think that managers are bound to give a commitment to their clubs, I understand that.
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Scott recently produced The Head Hunter, and previous credits include Sabretooth, My Brother the Pig, Tale of The Mummy, and Black Dawn.
ski resort and then on Wall Street, where last month he finally was caught working as an executive head hunter.
Today the rent paid on an office workstation is usually less than the fee paid to a head hunter to replace a person who leaves.
00pm, Film4 A head hunter (Mila Kunis) persuades an LA designer (Justin Timberlake) to move to New York for a job with a magazine, but the pair embark on a nostrings relationship that gets complicated by the gradual emergence of real feelings.
HEAD hunter Jamie convinces art director Dylan to take a job at a New York magazine, and in the process strikes up a friendship with him.
Jones will be next in action in the French Open on December 10, where she will be hoping to live up to her nickname of the Head Hunter.