Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “obliterate”


verb /əˈblitəreit/
to destroy completely
destruir, arrasar
The town was obliterated by the bombs.
to cover, to prevent from being visible
borrar, obliterar
The sandstorm obliterated his footprints.
(Definition of obliterate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Definitions of “obliterate” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day


friendly or helpful

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More