Translation of "assassinate" - English-Spanish dictionary

assassinate

verb uk /əˈsæs·ɪ·neɪt/ (present participle assassinating, past tense and past participle assassinated)

to kill someone important or famous

asesinar

(Translation of “assassinate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

assassinate

verb /əˈsӕsineit/

to murder, especially for political reasons

asesinar
The president was assassinated by an unknown gunman.
assassination noun

asesinato
the assassination of President Kennedy.
assassin noun

a person who assassinates

asesino
a hired assassin.

(Translation of “assassinate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)