Translation of "kill" - English-Russian dictionary

kill

verb uk /kɪl/ us
DEATH [ I, T ]

A2 to make someone or something die

убивать
Sunday's bomb killed 19 people.
Their son was killed in a road accident.
sb will kill sb A2 informal

used to say that someone will be very angry with someone else

убивать, очень сердиться
Dad will kill me for being late.
END [ T ]

to stop an activity or experience completely

прекращать, губить
His remark killed the conversation.
CAUSE PAIN [ T ] informal

to cause you a lot of pain or effort

мучить, изматывать
My feet are killing me.
It wouldn't kill you to tidy up occasionally.
→ See also kill time

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