Translation of "homicide" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ C, U ] uk /ˈhɒmɪsaɪd/ us US

the crime of killing someone

There were over 400 homicides in Chicago last year.
homicidal adjective uk /ˌhɒmɪˈsaɪdəl/ us

likely to murder someone

одержимый мыслью об убийстве
a homicidal maniac

(Translation of “homicide” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)