Translation of "clampdown" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈklæmp.daʊn/ us

a sudden action taken by a government or people in authority to stop or limit a particular activity

medidas drásticas, restricciones
Following the military coup, there has been a clampdown on press reporting in the capital.

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