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Translation of "kill" - English-Spanish dictionary

kill

verb   /kɪl/
A2 to make someone or something die matar, destruir Their son was killed in a road accident.
informal to hurt a lot matar, doler mucho My feet are killing me.
(Definition of kill from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

kill

verb /kil/
to cause the death of matar, asesinar He killed the rats with poison The outbreak of typhoid killed many people The flat tyre killed our hopes of getting home before midnight.
killer noun
a person, animal etc that kills asesino There is a killer on the loose (also adjective) a killer disease.
kill off phrasal verb
to destroy completely exterminar, rematar So many deer have been shot that the species has almost been killed off.
kill time
to find something to do to use up spare time pasar el rato, matar el tiempo I’m just killing time until I hear whether I’ve got a job or not.
(Definition of kill from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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