Preso in English | Spanish to English Translation
preso
masculine noun
1. (general)
a. prisoner 
Al preso le dieron una condena a perpetuidad.The prisoner received a life sentence.
adjective
2. (jailed)
a. imprisoned 
El hombre preso pasaba sus días leyendo.The imprisoned man spent his days reading.
preso, -a
adjective
1. imprisoned
masculine or feminine noun
2. prisoner
  • preso, -a político political prisoner
  • preso, -a preventivo remand prisoner
presoa presa
adjective
llevar preso a algn to take sb prisoner; estuvo preso durante tres años he was in prison for three years; la cárcel donde estuvo preso the prison where he served his sentence; estar preso del pánico to be panic-stricken
preso por mil, preso por mil quinientos (España) in for a penny, in for a pound
(prisionero) prisoner
preso/a común ordinary prisoner
preso/a de conciencia prisoner of conscience
preso/a de confianza trusty
preso/a político/a political prisoner
preso/a preventivo/a remand prisoner
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