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Spanish translation of “prison”


noun /ˈprizn/
a building in which criminals are kept; a jail 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 The prisoners escaped from jail. prisoner of war (plural prisoners of war) – a member of the armed forces captured in a war. 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)

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