Translation of "curfew" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈkɜː.fjuː/ us /ˈkɝː-/

a rule that everyone must stay at home between particular times, usually at night, especially during a war or a period of political trouble

toque de queda
to impose/lift a curfew
a midnight curfew
He was shot for breaking (= not obeying) the curfew.

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


noun /ˈkəːfjuː/

an order forbidding people to be in the streets after a certain hour

toque de queda
There’s a curfew in force from ten o’clock tonight.

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