Translation of "prosecution" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (LEGAL) 法律 uk us /ˌprɒs.ɪˈkjuː.ʃən/ US  /ˌprɑː.sɪ-/

[ C or U ] when someone is prosecuted

A number of the cases have resulted in successful prosecution. 这些案件中有数起最终成功提起诉讼。
Doctors guilty of neglect are liable to prosecution. 玩忽职守的医生很可能会被起诉。
the prosecution [ S, + sing/pl verb ]

the lawyers in a trial who try to prove that a person accused of committing a crime is guilty of that crime

His plea of guilty to manslaughter was not accepted by the prosecution. 他关于过失杀人罪的抗辩没有被原告律师接受。
The prosecution alleged that he lured the officer to his death by making an emergency call. 原告律师声称他拨打报警电话,将那个警官诱入死地。

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