confiscate Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “confiscate” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "confiscate" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

confiscateverb [T]

uk   /ˈkɒn.fɪ.skeɪt/  us   /ˈkɑːn.fə.skeɪt/
to take a ​possession away from someone when you have the ​right to do so, usually as a ​punishment and often for a ​limitedperiod, after which it is ​returned to the ​owner: Miss Edwards 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.fəˈskeɪ.ʃən/
There was a ​recordnumber of confiscations by ​customsofficers last ​year.
(Definition of confiscate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "confiscate" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

confiscateverb [T]

 us   /ˈkɑn·fəˌskeɪt/
to ​officially take ​privateproperty away from someone, usually by ​legalauthority: Customs ​agents confiscated her ​bags.
confiscation
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌkɑn·fəˈskeɪ·ʃən/
[U] The ​lawallows for confiscation of ​vehicles used in ​crimes.
(Definition of confiscate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "confiscate" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

confiscateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈkɒnfɪskeɪt/
to ​officially take something away from someone, sometimes for a ​limitedperiod, because they have done something ​illegal: The ​organization has ​notified U.S. ​Customs to confiscate all ​importedfireextinguishers with the ​counterfeitlabels.
confiscation
noun [C or U] /ˌkɒnfɪˈskeɪʃən/  us /ˌkɑː–/
Our ​investigation resulted in the confiscation of $227,000 in ​piratedmaterial.
(Definition of confiscate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “confiscate”
en español confiscar…
in Vietnamese tịch thu…
in Malaysian merampas…
in Thai ยึดทรัพย์…
en francés confisquer…
en alemán beschlagnahmen…
en chino (simplificado) (通常指作为惩罚)没收,把…充公…
en turco zorla el koymak, zaptetmek…
en ruso конфисковывать…
in Indonesian menyita…
en chino (tradicionál) (通常指作爲懲罰)沒收,把…充公…
en polaco konfiskować…
Más sobre la pronunciación de confiscate
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“confiscate” in British English

“confiscate” in American English

“confiscate” in Business English

Just who is driving this thing?
Just who is driving this thing?
by ,
May 03, 2016
by Colin McIntosh Do you remember Herbie the Love Bug? Herbie was a 1963 Volkswagen Beetle car in a string of Walt Disney movies. In typical Disney anthropomorphic style, Herbie goes his own way, falls in love, cries, plays jokes, and generally has a mind of his own. While the new driverless cars, like those being

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

star

a very large ball of burning gas in space that is usually seen from the earth as a point of light in the sky at night

Palabra del día

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Aprende más