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Russian translation of “homicide”

homicide

noun [C, U]
 
/ˈhɒmɪsaɪd/ US
the crime of killing someone
убийство
There were over 400 homicides in Chicago last year.Murder and attempted murderKillingKillingMurder and attempted murder
homicidal
 
 
/ˌhɒmɪˈsaɪdəl/ adjective
likely to murder someone
одержимый мыслью об убийстве
a homicidal maniac Murder and attempted murderKillingKillingMurder and attempted murderViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
(Definition of homicide from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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