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Translation of "execute" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /ˈeksikjuːt/
to put to death by order of the law ejecutar After the war, many traitors were executed.
to carry out (instructions etc ejecutar The computer’s processor executes the instructions in sequence.
to perform (a movement etc, usually requiring skill) ejecutar, realizar, llevar a cabo She stopped the car and then executed a three-point turn.
execution /-ʃən/ noun
(an act of) killing by law ejecución The judge ordered the execution of the murderer.
the act of executing (orders or skilled movements etc). ejecución
executioner noun
a person whose duty is to put to death condemned persons. verdugo
executive /iɡˈzekjutiv/ adjective
(in a business organizattion etc) concerned with management ejecutivo executive skills.
concerned with the carrying out of laws etc ejecutivo executive powers.
executor /iɡˈzekjutə/ noun
(legal) a person appointed to see to the carrying out of what is stated in a will albacea His two brothers are the executors of his will.
(Definition of execute from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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