Übersetzung von “incarcerate” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ɪnˈkɑː.sər.eɪt/ us /-ˈkɑːr.sə.reɪt/

formal to put or keep someone in prison or in a place used as a prison

Thousands of dissidents have been interrogated or incarcerated.

to keep someone in a closed place and prevent them from leaving it

We were incarcerated in that broken elevator for four hours.
incarceration noun [ no plural ] uk /ɪnˌkɑː.sərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /-ˌkɑːr.səˈreɪ-/

We’re spending billions of dollars each year on incarceration.

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