Translation of "custody" - English-French dictionary

custody

noun /ˈkastədi/

care or keeping

garde
The mother was awarded custody of the children by the court.

the care of police or prison authorities

détention
The accused man is in custody.
custodian /-ˈstəu-/ noun

a person who guards or takes care of something

conservateur/-trice
the custodian of an art collection.

(Translation of “custody” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)