Translation of "probation" - English-Spanish dictionary

probation

noun [ no plural ] uk /prəʊˈbeɪ·ʃən/ us /proʊˈbeɪ·ʃən/

a period of time when a criminal must behave well and not commit any more crimes in order to avoid being sent to prison

libertad condicional
to be on probation

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

probation

noun /prəˈbeiʃən, (American) prou-/

the system allowing people who have broken the law to go free on condition that they commit no more crimes and report regularly to a social worker

libertad provisional

(in certain jobs) a period of time during which a person is carefully watched to see that he is capable of the job.

período de prueba
probationary adjective

de prueba
probation officer noun

funcionario que vigila a las personas en libertad provisional
be/put on probation

to (cause to) undergo a period of probation

estar/poner en período de prueba
She’s currently on probation.

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