cárcel

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Inflexiones de 'cárcel' (n): fpl: cárceles

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cárcel nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (prisión, presidio, penal) (large, long-term)prison, penitentiary nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (local, temporary, US)jail, lockup nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)gaol nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (minors)reformatory, borstal nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Condenaron al ladrón a diez años de cárcel.
 They sentenced the thief to ten years in prison.
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Compound Forms:
cárcel | CÁRCEL
cárcel de oro nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). figurado (lujo sin libertad)gilded cage nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  luxury prison nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Su marido la rodea de lujo pero no le da libertad, la tiene en una cárcel de oro.
 Your husband is surrounded by luxury but not freedom, they have him in a gilded cage.
galería de una cárcel,
galería de la cárcel,
galería de la prisión,
galería de una prisión
grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero").
(der: ala donde están las celdas)cell block nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
ir a dar con los huesos en la cárcel exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). coloquial (ir a prisión)end up in jail v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (UK: colloquial)end up in the nick v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
pudrirse en la cárcel loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (estar preso)rot in prison v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (US)rot in jail v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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