Translation of "imprison" - English-Spanish dictionary

imprison

verb uk /ɪmˈprɪz·ən/ us /ɪmˈprɪz·ən/

to put someone in prison

encarcelar
Taylor was imprisoned in 1969 for burglary.

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

imprison

verb /imˈprizn/

to put in prison; to take or keep prisoner

encarcelar
He was imprisoned for twenty years for his crimes.
imprisonment noun

encarcelamiento
Her imprisonment lasted five years.

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