Translation of "court" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /kɔːt/ us /kɔrt/

B1 an area for playing a sport

pista, cancha
a tennis court

the place where a judge decides if someone has committed a crime

The suspect appeared in court charged with robbery.

the home of a king or queen and the people who live with them


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


noun /koːt/

a place where legal cases are heard

a magistrates’ court
the High Court.

the judges and officials of a legal court

The accused is to appear before the court on Friday.

a marked-out space for certain games

pista, cancha
a tennis court
a squash court.

the officials, councillors etc of a king or queen

the court of King James.

the palace of a king or queen

Hampton Court.

an open space surrounded by houses or by the parts of one house.

courtier /-tiə/ noun

a member of the court of a king or queen

cortesano, cortesana
He was one of King James’ courtiers.
courtly adjective

having or showing fine manners

cortés, elegante, fino
a courtly gesture.
courtliness noun

cortesía, finura
the courtliness of an aristocratic male.
courtship noun

courting or wooing

cortejo, galanteo
Their courtship lasted several years.
courthouse noun

a building where legal cases are held.

palacio de justicia
court-martial noun (plural courts-martial)

a court held by officers of the armed forces to try offences/offenses against discipline

consejo de guerra, tribunal militar
He was tried by court-martial.
courtroom noun

a room in a court of law where legal cases take place

Sala de Justicia
The accused was led into the courtroom by a police officer.
courtyard noun

a court or enclosed ground beside, or surrounded by, a building

the courtyard of the castle.

(Translation of “court” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)