Translation of "death" - English-Portuguese 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.

super assustado, super entediado, etc.
She’s scared to death of dogs.
put someone to death

to kill someone as a punishment

matar alguém
She was put to death for her beliefs.

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