Übersetzung von “guillotine” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

guillotine

noun uk /ˈɡɪl.ə.tiːn/ us

a device, invented in France, consisting of a sharp blade in a tall frame, used in the past for killing criminals by cutting off their heads

guilhotina
King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette went to the guillotine (= were killed by the guillotine) during the French Revolution.

UK a device with a long sharp blade that is used for cutting large quantities of paper

guilhotina
verb uk /ˈɡɪl.ə.tiːn/ us

to cut someone’s head off using a guillotine to cut someone’s head off using a device that consists of a sharp blade in a tall frame

guilhotinar
During the French Revolution, thousands of people were guillotined.

(Übersetzung von “guillotine” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)