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foul play

Translation of foul play in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1 (Law)
    actos (masculine plural) delictivos
    they suspect foul play
    sospechan que se trata de una estafa ( or un crimen etc. )
    Example sentences
    • No cause of death was given but foul play is not suspected.
    • The circumstances of his death excited questions of foul play.
    • Police in Northern Ireland have ruled out any foul play in Fulton's death.
  • 2 (unfair action) (esp British) (Sport)
    juego (masculine) sucio
    Example sentences
    • Surely assisting the referee with decisions on foul play would assist the ref as well.
    • The referee awarded only a penalty for the foul play, and the full-back remained on the field.
    • This glorious sport must be freed from brutality and foul play.
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