Translation of "detain" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /dɪˈteɪn/

to keep someone somewhere and not allow them to leave, especially in order to ask them about a crime

göz altına almak, alıkoymak; tutmak
Three men were detained by police for questioning.

(Translation of “detain” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)