Translation of "upper house" - English-Spanish dictionary

upper house

noun uk /ˌʌp.ə ˈhaʊs/ us /ˌʌp.ɚ ˈhaʊs/ also upper chamber

one of the two parts that some parliaments are divided into

cámara alta
In the UK, the upper house is the House of Lords.
The upper house of the US Congress is the Senate.

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