Translation of "perjury" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈpɜː.dʒər.i/ us /ˈpɝː.dʒɚ-/

the crime of telling lies in court when you have promised to tell the truth

She was sentenced to two years in jail for committing perjury.

(Translation of “perjury” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /(British ) pəːdʒəri; (American) pəːrdʒəriː/

(legal) the crime of telling a lie when giving evidence in a court of law

He has been detained on suspicion of committing perjury.

(Translation of “perjury” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)