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.
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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
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Translations
fejvadász

headhunter

[ˈhedˌhʌntəʳ] N (lit) → cazador m de cabezas (fig) → cazatalentos mf inv
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

headhunter

[ˈhɛdhʌntər] nchasseur/euse m/f de têtes
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

headhunter

[ˈhɛdˌhʌntəʳ] ncacciatore m di teste
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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