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assassinate

verb [T] uk   us   /əˈsæs.ɪ.neɪt/
to kill someone famous or important: a plot to assassinate the president
Translations of “assassinate”
in Arabic يَغْتال…
in Korean 암살하다…
in Malaysian membunuh…
in French assassiner…
in Turkish suikast yapmak…
in Italian assassinare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暗殺,行刺…
in Russian убивать (по политическим мотивам)…
in Polish dokonać zamachu na…
in Vietnamese ám sát…
in Spanish asesinar…
in Portuguese assassinar…
in Thai ลอบสังหาร…
in German (bei einem Attentat) ermorden…
in Catalan assassinar…
in Japanese ~を暗殺する…
in Indonesian membunuh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暗杀,行刺…
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