Die Übersetzung von "detain" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


verb /diˈtein/

to hold back and delay

I won’t detain you – I can see you’re in a hurry.

(of the police etc) to keep under guard

Three suspects were detained at the police station.
detainee noun

a person who is detained (by the police etc)

orang tahanan
The detainees were all released without charge by the police.

(Die Übersetzung von "detain" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)