Translation of "self-destruct" - English-Spanish dictionary

self-destruct

verb uk /ˌself.dɪˈstrʌkt/ us

If a machine or weapon self-destructs, it destroys itself, especially in a way that is planned

autodestruirse
An investigation is underway after a missile self-destructed shortly after it was launched.
self-destruction noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌself.dɪˈstrʌk.ʃən/ us

autodestrucción
Barrymore was a wonderful actor bent on self-destruction.
self-destructive adjective uk /ˌself.dɪˈstrʌk.tɪv/ us

autodestructivo
He is rebellious, aggressive and at times self-destructive.

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