Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Spanish translation of “perish”

perish

verb /ˈperiʃ/
to die , especially in war , accident etc
perecer , fallecer
Many people perished in the earthquake .
perishable adjective ( especially of food ) likely to go bad quickly
perecedero
perishable goods Butter is perishable.
(Definition of perish from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Definitions of “perish” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

grand prix

one of a series of important international races for very fast and powerful cars

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More