Detailed Translations for custody from English to French


custody [the ~] noun

  1. the custody (imprisonment; punishment; detention; confinement)
    l'emprisonnement; la détention; la punition; la peine; l'incarcération; l'amende; la prison
  2. the custody (guardianship; custodial care; tutelage)
    la tutelle
  3. the custody (imprisonment; detention)
    l'emprisonnement; la détention; la séquestration
  4. the custody (depository; preservation; keeping)
    le dépôt; la garde; la conservation; la détention
  5. the custody

Translation Matrix for custody:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
amende confinement; custody; detention; imprisonment; punishment fine; monetary penalty; penalty; ticket
conservation custody; depository; keeping; preservation assertion; conservation; deposit at; entrust to; keep up; leave with; lodge with; maintenance; preservation; saving; storing; upkeep
dépôt custody; depository; keeping; preservation armory; armoury; arsenal; boiler-scale; delivery; deposit; deposit at; depository; depot; dregs; entrust to; extradition; handing over; introduction; larder; leave with; lees; lodge with; money transfer; muck; pantry; presentation; quota; remittance; scale; sediment; share; shed; sludge; storage; storage accommodation; storage place; store; storehouse; storeroom; supplies; supply; warehouse; yielding
détention confinement; custody; depository; detention; imprisonment; keeping; preservation; punishment apprehension; arrest; captivity; capture; confinement; deposit at; deprivation of freedom; deprivation of liberty; detention; entrust to; imprisonment; leave with; lodge with; penitention; physical force; prison sentence; prison term; restraint; solitary confinement
emprisonnement confinement; custody; detention; imprisonment; punishment captivity; confinement; detention; imprisonment; penitention; prison sentence; prison term; solitary confinement
garde custody; depository; keeping; preservation administration; attendant; bodyguard; care; control; crow's nest; deposit at; entrust to; guard; guardianship; leave with; lodge with; management; monitoring; nurse; observation; patrol; saving; sentry; storing; supervision; surveillance; usher; warder; watch; watchman; wet-nurse
incarcération confinement; custody; detention; imprisonment; punishment
peine confinement; custody; detention; imprisonment; punishment alarm; annoyance; anxiety; chagrin; complaint; concern; difficulty; distress; grief; misery; mournfulness; pain; pains; sadness; sorrow; strain; uneasiness; vexation; worry
prison confinement; custody; detention; imprisonment; punishment bridewell; convict prison; correctional center; detention centre; dungeon; house of correction; jail; penitentiary; prison; prison camp
punition confinement; custody; detention; imprisonment; punishment detention-work; punishment; punitive measure; sanction
séquestration custody; detention; imprisonment
tutelle custodial care; custody; guardianship; tutelage guardianship; tutelage
- detainment; detention; hands; hold
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
garde guard
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
droit de garde custody
dépôt cache
- charge; gaol; jail; keeping; safekeeping

Synonyms for "custody":

Related Definitions for "custody":

  1. (with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child1
    • your guests are now in my custody1
    • the mother was awarded custody of the children1
  2. holding by the police1
    • the suspect is in custody1
  3. a state of being confined (usually for a short time)1
    • he is in the custody of police1

Wiktionary Translations for custody:

Cross Translation:
custody détention Haft — Zustand des Verhaftetseins
custody droit de garde; droit de garde des enfants; supervision; garde Obsorge — österr., sonst veraltet: sorgende Aufsicht über etwas oder jemanden, insbesondere über Kinder

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