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Spanish translation of “prosecute”


verb /ˈprosikjuːt/
to bring a legal action against He was prosecuted for theft. prosecution noun (an) act of prosecuting or process of being prosecuted He faces prosecution for drunken driving There are numerous prosecutions for this offence every year. the person/people bringing a legal action, including the lawyer(s) representing them First the prosecution stated its case, then the defence. prosecutor noun The civil servant who brings legal action.
(Definition of prosecute from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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