Translation of "death" - English-Korean dictionary


noun uk /deθ/ us /deθ/

B1 the end of life

After the death of her husband she lost interest in life.
We need to reduce the number of deaths from heart attacks.
bored, frightened, etc. to death

extremely bored, frightened, etc.

지루해 죽겠는, 무서워 죽을것 같은
She’s scared to death of dogs.
put someone to death

to kill someone as a punishment

-를 죽이다
She was put to death for her beliefs.

(Translation of “death” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)