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Black Maria
American English: /ˌblæk məˈraɪə/
British English: /blak məˈrʌɪə/

Translation of Black Maria in Spanish:


  • [colloquial]
    coche (masculine) celular
    furgón (masculine) celular
    cuca (feminine) (Chile) [colloquial]
    jaula (feminine) (Colombia) [colloquial]
    julia (feminine) (Mexico) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • A short, mutton-chopped cop grabbed his sleeve and pushed him toward the open doors of a Black Maria.
    • The jury comes back within five minutes, the judge dons a black cap, and the defendants commence with a thin chorus of ‘You're going home in a Black Maria.’
    • On arrival at Leeds station they were met by a Black Maria which would carry them to Leeds Town Hall where the trial was to be held.
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