Translation of assassination in Spanish:


asesinato, n.

Pronunciation /əˌsæsnˈeɪʃ(ə)n//əˌsasɪˈneɪʃn/


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    (de un personaje importante) asesinato masculine
    before noun assassination attempt tentativa de asesinato feminine
    • There were also a number of other attacks and assassinations, using machine guns rather than car bombs.
    • The world has witnessed innumerable political assassinations but few have had earthshaking consequences.
    • We've also heard of several more abductions and now assassinations.
    • It has also raised fears that political assassinations are making a comeback as a way to eliminate opposition figures.
    • We are talking of torture and extrajudicial executions or assassinations.