Translation of bodysnatcher in Spanish:

bodysnatcher

profanador de tumbas, n.

Pronunciation /ˈbɑdiˌsnætʃər//ˈbɒdɪˌsnatʃə/

noun

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    profanador de tumbas masculine
    profanadora de tumbas feminine
    • The Daily Express headline ‘Scandal of the bodysnatchers’ was inappropriate because there were no bodysnatchers.
    • The famous bodysnatchers Burke and Hare were never charged with violation of sepulchre because they eventually resorted to murder as a way of finding bodies to sell.
    • That is when they encounter the bodysnatcher.
    • There are displays dedicated to the notorious Edinburgh bodysnatchers Burke and Hare, and cannibal Sawney Bean.
    • For Rebus it is another opportunity to dwell, as he does often, on the bodysnatchers Burke and Hare.