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Definición de “confiscate” en inglés

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confiscate

verb [T] uk   /ˈkɒn.fɪ.skeɪt/ us    /ˈkɑːn-/
to take a possession away from someone when you have the right to do so, usually as a punishment and often for a limited period, after which it is returned to the owner: Miss Edwards has confiscated my phone! His passport was confiscated by the police to prevent him from leaving the country.
confiscation
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌkɒn.fɪˈskeɪ.ʃən/ us    /ˌkɑːn-/
There was a record number of confiscations by customs officers last year.
Traducciones de “confiscate”
en español confiscar…
en francés confisquer…
en alemán beschlagnahmen…
en chino (tradicionál) (通常指作爲懲罰)沒收,把…充公…
en ruso конфисковывать…
en turco zorla el koymak, zaptetmek…
en chino (simplificado) (通常指作为惩罚)没收,把…充公…
en polaco konfiskować…
(Definition of confiscate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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