Übersetzung von “confiscate” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈkɒn.fɪ.skeɪt/ us /ˈkɑːn-/

to take a possession away from someone when you have the right to do so, usually as a punishment and often for a limited period, after which it is returned to the owner

confiscar, decomisar
Miss Edwards confiscated my phone!
His passport was confiscated by the police to prevent him from leaving the country.
confiscation noun uk /ˌkɒn.fɪˈskeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌkɑːn-/

confiscación, decomiso
There was a record number of confiscations by customs officers last year.

(Übersetzung von “confiscate” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈkonfiskeit/

to seize or take (something) away, usually as a penalty

The teacher confiscated the comic which the boy had been reading in class.
confiscation noun

confiscation of the proceeds of crime.

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