Translation of "prefect" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpriː.fekt/ us

(in some countries) a very important official in the government or the police

He has been appointed Prefect of Bologna.

(in some British and Australian schools) an older student who is given some authority and helps to control the younger students

monitor, -ora

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


noun /ˈpriːfekt/

one of a number of senior pupils having special powers in a school etc.

tutor, monitor

in some countries, an administrative official.


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