English translation of 'décapiter'
Verb Table transitive verb
1. [prisonnier] to behead
(par accident) to decapitate
2. (figurative) [régime, organisation] to decapitate
Copyright © by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Trends of 'décapiter'
Used Occasionally. décapiter is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
'décapiter' in Other Languages
British English: decapitate VERB
If someone is decapitated, their head is cut off.
A worker was decapitated when a lift plummeted down the shaft on top of him.
Translation of décapiter from the Collins French to English Dictionary
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Study guides for every stage of your learning