Translation of "custody" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

custody

noun [ U ] uk /ˈkʌs.tə.di/ us /ˈkʌs.tə.di/
CARE 照料

C2 the legal right or duty to care for someone or something, especially a child after its parents have separated or died

照管,监护;(尤指对父母离异或去世的孩子的)监护权
The court awarded/granted/gave custody of the child to the father. 法庭将孩子的监护权判给了父亲。
The mother got/received custody of the child. 母亲得到了孩子的监护权。
The parents were given joint custody. 孩子的父母获取了共同监护权。
PRISON 监狱

C2 the state of being kept in prison, especially while waiting to go to court for trial

(尤指等候法庭审判期间的)监禁,拘留
The suspect is now in custody.
UK You will be remanded in custody until your trial. 你将被看押候审。

(Translation of “custody” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)