Übersetzung von “detention” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /dɪˈten.ʃən/ us

[ no plural ] the act of officially detaining someone

Concern has been expressed about the death in detention of a number of political prisoners.

a form of punishment in which children are made to stay at school for a short time after classes have ended

She’s had four detentions this term.

(Übersetzung von “detention” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)