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Meaning of “homicide” - Learner’s Dictionary

homicide

noun [C, U]     /ˈhɒmɪsaɪd/ US
the crime of killing someone: There were over 400 homicides in Chicago last year.Murder and attempted murderKillingKillingMurder and attempted murder
homicidal     /ˌhɒmɪˈsaɪdəl/ adjective
likely to murder someone: a homicidal maniac Murder and attempted murderKillingKillingMurder and attempted murderViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
Translations of “homicide”
in Spanish homicidio…
in Vietnamese tội giết người…
in Thai ฆาตกรรม…
in Malaysian membunuh…
in French homicide…
in German der Totschlag…
in Indonesian pembunuhan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谋杀(行为)…
in Turkish cinayet, adam öldürme…
in Russian убийство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謀殺(行為)…
in Polish zabójstwo…
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