custody translate English to Japanese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "custody" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun [no plural]
the legal right to look after a child, especially when the child’s parents separate
When they divorced, it was Nicola who won custody of their two children.
the state of being kept in prison, usually while you are waiting for a trial in court
He is being held in custody in Los Angeles charged with assault. He was taken into custody by Mexican authorities.
(Definition of custody from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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