Translation of "custody" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (CARE) 照料 uk us /ˈkʌs.tə.di/

the legal right or duty to care for someone or something, especially a child after its parents have separated or died

The court awarded/granted/gave custody of the child to the father. 法庭将孩子的监护权判给了父亲。
The mother got/received custody (of the child). 母亲得到了孩子的监护权。
The parents were given joint custody (of the child). 孩子的父母获取了共同监护权。

(Translation of “custody noun (CARE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)