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Significado de “on/under pain of death” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "on/under pain of death" - Diccionario Inglés

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on/under pain of death

formal
If you have to do something on/under pain of death, you will be killed if you do not do it.
(Definition of on/under pain of death from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “on/under pain of death”
en chino (simplificado) 违令则处死,在死亡的威胁下…
en chino (tradicionál) 違令則處死,在死亡的威脅下…
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