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Translation of "kill" - English-German dictionary

kill

verb /kil/
to cause the death of töten He killed the rats with poison The outbreak of typhoid killed many people The flat tyre killed our hopes of getting home before midnight.
killer noun
a person, animal etc that kills der Mörder; Mörder- There is a killer on the loose (also adjective) a killer disease.
kill off
to destroy completely ausrotten So many deer have been shot that the species has almost been killed off.
kill time
to find something to do to use up spare time die Zeit totschlagen I’m just killing time until I hear whether I’ve got a job or not.
(Definition of kill from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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