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Killswitch is a phrase, which was made by Electronica music artists, used to define a blasting event or moment. Killswitch is used for a specific moment in a song when the adrenaline reaches limits, holds your breath for a moment, and then unleashes the power of sound and atmosphere. Killswitch can be used out of music world for any such event.
"Her appearance was a killswitch of the party."

"The transition he made was a killswitch...we exploded."
by Shadow Cougar December 24, 2004
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noun: It would seem, a metaphorical, mind operated switch, that, when engaged, allows a person to Kill with reckless abandon.
"You remember Timothy McVeigh? Man that dude engaged the Killswitch!"
by Johey Christian September 10, 2006
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common device in cars and bikes used to
kill the engine when all else fails.

its also a term refering to the switch electrocutioners hit when a person is in "the chair".
times up, its 12 o' clock, say your prayers...hit the "kill switch".
by synthetik_smurf August 15, 2005
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See also Killswitch Engage one of the most talented and unique bands out today, show the true definition of making beautiful yet aggressive music.
Most bands can only wish to be Killswitch Engage.
by youre dumb April 26, 2003
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The level in all of our consciousnesses, which we pull prior to going on a killing spree.
Prior to killing that Butch Dyke, I delved deep within my head and pulled the killswitch.
by Victor Wilt November 24, 2003
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The process of stopping all motions completely the instant before you blow it while you are with a girl or with your hand. (Warning, This May Sting A Lot)
I realized that i didnt have kleenex so i did what any guy would do, i hit the killswitch.
by heybuddy May 31, 2004
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