false imprisonment Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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false imprisonmentnoun [C usually singular]

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the ​limiting of someone's ​freedom without the ​authority or ​right to do so: He ​broughtcivilproceedings against the ​police for ​falseimprisonment.
(Definition of false imprisonment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “false imprisonment”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非法拘禁,非法拘留…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非法拘禁,非法拘留…
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