Translation of "custody" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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custodynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈkʌs.tə.di/ us /ˈkʌs.tə.di/

custody noun [ U ] (CARE)

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

The court awarded/granted/gave custody of the child to the father. 法庭將孩子的監護權判給了父親。
The mother got/received custody of the child. 母親得到了孩子的監護權。
The parents were given joint custody. 孩子的父母獲取了共同監護權。

custody noun [ U ] (PRISON)

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

The suspect is now in custody.
UK You will be remanded in custody until your trial. 你將被扣押候審。

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