Translation of incarceration in Spanish:


encarcelación, n.

Pronunciation /ɪnˌkɑrsəˈreɪʃ(ə)n//ɪnˌkɑːsəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/


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    encarcelación feminine
    • Some say they were subject to strip searches many days into their incarceration.
    • And, the number of incarcerations since 1970 has increased 30 times compared to the previous five decades.
    • Why must poor drug offenders be subjected to public humiliation and incarceration?
    • He remained undeterred by several incarcerations, but his growing suspicion of authority caused him to move to a place from where he could easily slip out of reach.
    • But if the extent of the imposition is more serious like detentions and incarcerations, I think it's entirely unjustified.