Übersetzung von “penalty” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

penalty

noun countablepenalty /ˈpɛnlti/ ( plural penalties )
a punishment for committing a crime
peine feminine

The penalty for murder is life imprisonment.
La peine pour meurtre est la réclusion à perpétuité.
the death penalty
when sb is killed as a punishment for committing a crime
la peine de mort
in sport, a free shot at scoring when a player from the opposition has broken a rule
penalty masculine

They were awarded a penalty.
On leur a accordé un penalty.

(Übersetzung von “penalty” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

penalty

noun /ˈpenlti/ (plural penalties)

a punishment for doing wrong, breaking a contract etc

pénalité, peine
They did wrong and they will have to pay the penalty
The death penalty has been abolished in this country.

in sport etc, a disadvantage etc that must be suffered for breaking the rules etc

pénalité
The referee awarded the team a penalty
(also adjective) a penalty kick

(Übersetzung von “penalty” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)