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court
Inglés americano: /kɔrt/
Inglés británico: /kɔːt/

Traducción de court en español:

noun

  • 1 (Law) 1.1 (tribunal) to appear in court
    comparecer ante el tribunal or los tribunales
    I'll see you in court!
    ¡te voy a demandar!
    to go to court
    acudir a los tribunales
    to take something to court
    llevar algo a los tribunales
    to take somebody to court
    demandar a alguien
    llevar a alguien a juicio
    in open court
    en audiencia pública
    the court is adjourned the court will rise
    pónganse de pie
    to laugh somebody/something out of court
    reírse de alguien/algo
    I'd be laughed out of court
    se reirían de mí
    to rule something out of court
    rechazar algo de plano
    (before noun) court action court hearing court official court proceedings
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • By June this year, the Task Force had successfully commenced 17 criminal prosecutions in the courts of law with only three of the prosecuted cases falling through.
    • Even in a court of law the judge accepts my expert witness opinion without adulteration or hesitation, and you are not beyond the courts.
    • It is inherent in the proper conduct of judicial proceedings in a court of law.
    1.2out of courtto settle out of court
    transigir extrajudicialmente
    llegar a una transacción extrajudicial
    (before noun) an out-of-court settlement
    una transacción or un arreglo extrajudicial
    1.3 (building)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Visits to police stations, jails, courts and offices of the Human Rights Commission and Women's Commission will be part of the functions.
    • I met Catherine at the courts after lunch, both of us dreading the hours of grading and drills.
    • In the escort service, the police's main role was to supervise the transfer of remand prisoners between police stations and courts.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The body was found at a house in St Nicholas Court.
    • The company started out at Isabella Court in Pickering and Phylward House in Harrogate.
    • Ronnie was the first in the band to buy it and we listened to it over and over at his Earl's Court flat.
  • 2 2.1 (of sovereign) at court
    en la corte
    the Court of St James
    la Corona Británica
    to hold court (sovereign)
    recibir a la corte
    he was holding court in the bar
    estaba en el pub rodeado de admiradores
    to pay court to somebody [dated]
    rendirle homenaje a alguien
    many young men paid court to her
    muchos jóvenes le hacían la corte
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • The expansion of trade along the Thames, and the broadening power of the royal court led to a London property boom.
    • They also transacted business for the imperial court and were awarded ranks and privileges.
    • Leonardo clearly believed that wealth, patronage, and political power lay in the courts to the east of mainland Europe.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He also continued his law career taking up residence at the courts of Mainz before 1670.
    • The re-established papacy soon transferred its court to the Vatican Palace.
    • Red deer, along with various wildfowl and fish, were all important elements in the menus of the royal court of Henry VIII.
    2.2 (palace)
  • 3 (Sport) they've been on court for two hours
    llevan dos horas jugando
    off court
    fuera de la cancha (Latin America) or (Spain) de la pista
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Leisure facilities include gym, spa (with sauna and steam bath), jogging track, tennis and squash courts.
    • The hotel has it's own private beach, gym, tennis squash and badminton courts.
    • The Centre has four squash courts and also boasts saunas, a steam room and sunbeds, a crèche, a gym and an aerobics studio.
  • 4 (courtyard)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Vaulted archways lead to shaded courts, while gardens surround the buildings on all sides.
    • Traditional Cambridge colleges, modelled on monastic cloisters, consist of courts surrounded by walls of individual rooms.
    • The most important room on view is the Harem, a compound of around 300 shining tiled chambers on several levels, connected by arcaded courts and fountain gardens.
  • 5 (British English) (Clothing)
    zapato (masculine) (de) salón

transitive verb

  • 1 (woo) (girl) [dated]
    cortejar [dated]
    hacerle la corte a [dated]
    she was being courted by a young officer
    un joven oficial la cortejaba or le hacía la corte
    the party is courting the youth vote
    el partido está tratando de ganarse el voto joven
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • I was attractive, at least that is what the suitors would say when they came with the intentions of courting me.
    • Memories flood her mind bringing back images of the man who had once besotted her, courted her and married her, of the man who became her heart and soul.
    • She watched her older sisters be courted and then married, and she began emulating them at an early age.
  • 2 (seek)
    (danger/fame/favor)
    buscar
    (disaster)
    exponerse a
    he's courting death
    está tentando al destino
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Although happy to be given the retrospective collection, she didn't court the attention.
    • Well, these bags have been courting attention this past fortnight or so.
    • But let's not forget that she courted attention herself.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • So he courted his own fate, he was tricked by an extremely sophisticated ruse and met his death.
    • The size and volume of forms and the amount of tax law an individual is expected to comprehend courts the risk that tax evasion will see a quantum leap.
    • But public service broadcasting is about making mistakes, taking risks and courting unpopularity.

intransitive verb

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