Translation of obituary in Spanish:

obituary

obituario, n.

Pronunciation /ə(ʊ)ˈbɪtʃəri//oʊˈbɪtʃəˌwɛri//ə(ʊ)ˈbɪtʃʊəri/

noun

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    obituario masculine
    notas necrológicas feminine
    (column/notice) (before noun) necrológico
    (writer) de obituarios
    (writer) de notas necrológicas
    don't write the obituary of the party! ¡no firmes el acta de defunción del partido!
    • The nature of my employment is such that I am sometimes called upon to sub-edit obituaries for the next day's paper.
    • When this guy dies, he's going to receive ten obituaries on the front page of the Times.
    • Everyone knows that major newspapers hold obituaries written well in advance of the deaths of notable people.
    • We respected the wishes of Patricia's friends, who wrote the obituary as they saw fit.
    • How do you write a decent obituary when the corpse-to-be is doing such a good job of it himself?
    • In the newspaper the following day his contact was in the obituary section, seems he had died of an overdose.
    • It began with an obituary and a reporter's talk with a grieving family.
    • Newspaper obituary columns are changing but they are essentially respectful of the dead.
    • This letter contained an obituary notice and some psychotic ramblings.
    • Every day that passes sees the obituary columns of broadsheet newspapers bring us more examples.
    • Alongside is her name in black bold square print - the kind used in obituary notices.
    • Some have doubtless already written their heavyweight obituaries about the man with the dodgy chin who was the best of a bad bunch.
    • The obituaries have been written for Scotland's textile industry so many times that it would be easy to believe the sector no longer exists.
    • When I got home, I scanned newspapers and teletext looking for his obituary.
    • He also does not want a memorial service or even an obituary in the newspaper.
    • We need to know the year of birth and exact date of death of the deceased, and we prefer obituaries to state the cause of death.
    • One of the regulars was the man who walked around the town pasting large posters on the walls, usually obituary notices.
    • This was the obituary notice that appeared in the paper regarding his death.
    • Are you worried about the future glut of obituaries in national newspapers?
    • The Warwickshire captain is used to reading his obituary notice in the columns of the national newspapers.