There are 2 translations of murder in Spanish:

murder1

Pronunciation: /ˈmɜːrdər; ˈmɜːdə(r)/

n

  • 1 u c (killing) asesinato (m); [Law] homicidio (m) to commit murder cometer un asesinato or un crimen the murder of a policeman el asesinato de un policía to get away with murder she lets them get away with murder les permite cualquier cosa, los deja hacer lo que les da la gana [familiar/colloquial] to scream bloody o (esp BrE) blue murder poner* el grito en el cielo (before n) murder case caso (m) de asesinato or homicidio murder charge acusación (f) de asesinato or homicidio murder squad (BrE) brigada (f) de homicidios murder trial juicio (m) por asesinato murder victim víctima (f) de asesinato or homicidio the murder weapon el arma homicida or del crimen
  • 2 u (something unpleasant) to be murder [colloquial/familiar] ser* la muerte [familiar/colloquial] the traffic was murder el tráfico era la muerte [familiar/colloquial], había un tráfico terrible it was murder in town with so many tourists la ciudad estaba imposible con tanto turista [familiar/colloquial]

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There are 2 translations of murder in Spanish:

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vt

  • 1.1 (kill) asesinar, matar if I catch that kid I'll murder him! ¡como agarre a ese chico, lo mato! 1.2 (ruin) [music/play] destrozar*, masacrar [humorístico/humorous] 1.3 (devour) [colloquial/familiar] I could really murder a beer ¡qué no daría por una cerveza!, ¡con qué gusto me tomaría una cerveza!

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