Translation of probation in Spanish:


libertad condicional, n.

Pronunciation /proʊˈbeɪʃ(ə)n//prəˈbeɪʃ(ə)n/


  • 1

    libertad condicional feminine
    to be on probation estar en libertad condicional
    • to put sb on probation dejar / poner a algn en libertad condicional
    • There would be advance from punishment to probation and from probation to release.
    • In a four-star hotel in Swindon he was arrested, remanded and released on probation.
    • He was given a community service order and put on probation.
    • He was tested for alcohol and failed, then was arrested for breaching his probation order.
    • She was put on probation for 18 months and ordered to pay the conductor £100 compensation.
  • 2

    (trial period)
    período de prueba masculine
    she's on probation está cumpliendo su período de prueba
    • One employee was suspended without pay for two weeks and another was put on three-month probation.
    • Those who are successful then go on probation for another six months and are allocated a mentor.
    • To my surprise, I found a letter in the mail stating that I was on academic probation.
    • I had a bad semester, being away from home in a new town and with nobody around, and ended up on academic probation.
    • He did not condemn the new Labour administration, but rather felt that they were on probation.
    • I was a first year teacher, on probation, and I didn't get particularly good classes.
    • In the past many new teachers had to work for months or even years in supply work to complete their probation.
    • We are on probation, which is right and proper, and we have a year to prepare, which is excellent.
    • There have been no calls for his head as yet by institutional investors but he is regarded, at least by some, as being on probation.
    • Every week the teachers pick the three worst-performing students and put them on probation.
    • He is the new Scotland captain but he's still on probation as far as I'm concerned.