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Spanish translation of “ward”


noun /woːd/
a room with a bed or beds for patients in a hospital etc an emergency ward He is in a surgical ward of the local hospital. a person who is under the legal control and care of someone who is not his or her parent or (a ward of court) of a court She was made a ward of court. warder noun a person who guards prisoners in a jail a prison warder He shot a warder and escaped from jail.
(Definition of ward from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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