Übersetzung von “prison” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

prison

noun countable-uncountableprison /ˈprɪzən/
a place criminals are kept to be punished
prison feminine

a women's prison
une prison de femmes

He was sent to prison for six months.
Il a été envoyé en prison pour six mois.

a prison sentence
une peine de prison

He'll spend the rest of his life in prison.
Il passera le reste de sa vie en prison.

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

prison

noun /ˈprizn/

a building in which criminals are kept; a jail

prison
He was sent to prison
He is in prison.
prisoner noun

anyone who has been captured and is held against his will as a criminal, in a war etc

prisonnier/-ière
The prisoners escaped from jail.
prisoner of war (plural prisoners of war)

a member of the armed forces captured in a war.

prisonnier de guerre
take/keep/hold prisoner

to (capture and) confine (a person) against his will

faire prisonnier
Many soldiers were killed and the rest taken prisoner
She was kept prisoner in a locked room.

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