internment
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
internment(
ihn
-
tuhrn
-
mihnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el internamiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The internment of Japanese-Americans was ordered after the attack on Pearl Harbor.Tras el ataque lanzado contra Pearl Harbor, se ordenó el internamiento de estadounidenses descendientes de japoneses.
b. la reclusión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The prisoners have been sent to internment camps without trial.Los prisioneros fueron enviados a campos de reclusión sin juicio previo.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
internment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la reclusión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
internment [ɪnˈtɜːnmənt]
noun
internamiento (m)
modifier
internment camp (n) campo (m) de internamiento
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning