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Translation of "prison" - English-Spanish dictionary

prison

noun   /ˈprɪz·ən/
B1 a place where criminals are kept as a punishment cárcel He’s spent most of his life in prison.
(Definition of prison from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

prison

noun /ˈprizn/
a building in which criminals are kept; jail prisión, cárcel He was sent to prison He is in prison.
prisoner noun
anyone who has been captured and is held against his will as a criminal, in a war etc preso, recluso; prisionero The prisoners escaped from jail.
prisoner of war noun ( plural prisoners of war)
a member of the armed forces captured in a war. prisionero de guerra
take/keep/hold prisoner
to (capture and) confine (a person) against his will hacer prisionero Many soldiers were killed and the rest taken prisoner She was kept prisoner in a locked room.
(Definition of prison from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “prison”
in Korean 감옥…
in Arabic سِجْن…
in Malaysian penjara…
in French prison…
in Russian тюрьма…
in Chinese (Traditional) 監獄, 監禁,關押, 關押制度…
in Italian prigione…
in Turkish hapishane, mahpushane…
in Polish więzienie…
in Vietnamese nhà tù…
in Portuguese prisão, cadeia…
in Thai คุก…
in German das Gefängnis…
in Catalan presó…
in Japanese 刑務所, 拘置所…
in Chinese (Simplified) 监狱, 监禁,关押, 关押制度…
in Indonesian penjara…
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