Translation of "atrocity" - English-Spanish dictionary

atrocity

noun uk /əˈtrɒs.ɪ.ti/

an extremely cruel, violent, or shocking act

atrocidad
They are on trial for committing atrocities against the civilian population.

[ no plural ] the fact of something being extremely cruel, violent, or shocking

atrocidad
These people are guilty of acts of appalling atrocity (= cruelty).

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