Translation of "murder" - English-Spanish dictionary

murder

noun uk /ˈmɜː·dər/

B1 the crime of killing someone

asesinato
verb uk /ˈmɜːdər/

B1 to kill someone

asesinar

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

murder

noun /ˈməːdə/

(an act of) killing a person on purpose and illegally

asesinato, homicidio
The police are treating his death as a case of murder
an increase in the number of murders.

any killing or causing of death that is considered as bad as this

asesinato, homicidio
the murder of innocent people by terrorists.
murderer noun (feminine murderess)

asesino; asesina
Murderers are no longer hanged in Britain.
murderous adjective

intending, or capable of, murder

asesino, homicida
There was a murderous look in his eye.
murderously adverb

de forma asesina

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