Translation of "bailiff" - English-Spanish dictionary

bailiff

noun uk /ˈbeɪ.lɪf/ us

(in the UK ) an official who takes away someone’s possessions when they owe money

alguacil
They didn’t pay their rent, so the landlord called/sent in the bailiffs.

(in the US) an official who is responsible for prisoners who are appearing in court

funcionario, -a que custodia al acusado en el juzgado

(in the UK ) a person whose job is to take care of someone else’s land or property

administrador, -ora

(in the US) an official who is responsible for prisoners who are appearing in court

funcionario, -a que custodia al acusado en el juzgado

(in the UK ) an official who takes away someone’s possessions when they owe money

alguacil
They didn’t pay their rent, so the landlord called/sent in the bailiffs.

(in the UK ) a person whose job is to take care of someone else’s land or property

administrador, -ora

(Translation of “bailiff” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)