Translation of assisted dying in Spanish:

assisted dying

muerte asistida, n.

Pronunciation /əˌsɪstəd ˈdaɪɪŋ/ /əˌsɪstɪd ˈdaɪɪŋ/

noun

  • 1

    muerte asistida feminine
    • Another poll last month found that four in five people would like the law on medically assisted dying changed.
    • There is no right to assisted dying.
    • Since then Belgium, Holland and Oregon have changed their laws to permit assisted dying in different ways.
    • Anti-euthanasia campaigners fear a law allowing assisted dying could become a slippery slope.
    • The programme revealed that both sides in the assisted dying debate have a deep distrust of each other, and particularly of those who work in the medical profession.
    • Dr Williams outlined his opposition to assisted dying in a sermon at Westminster Abbey earlier this week to mark the annual commemoration of Florence Nightingale.
    • She took her case to have the law clarified on assisted dying to the highest court in the land where a panel of five Law Lords give their ruling.
    • Soon after taking office she provoked anger by saying she supported the legalisation of assisted dying.
    • He told peers: 'Assisted dying with safeguards is one of the many legitimate choices that dying patients should have.'
    • Around 150 Britons are thought to have died at the clinic, which exploits liberal Swiss laws on assisted dying.