Translation of offender in Spanish:

offender

Pronunciation: /əˈfendər; əˈfendə(r)/

n

  • infractor, -tora (m,f); (criminal) delincuente (mf) young offender menor (mf) (que ha cometido un delito) as he was a first offender como era su primera infracción/su primer delito, como no tenía antecedentes penales previous offender reincidente (mf) as far as wasting paper's concerned, he's the worst offender en cuanto a desperdiciar papel, él es más culpable que nadie
    More example sentences
    • Offenders often fail to realize the severity of their crimes, and an antagonistic prison environment can exacerbate feelings of being wrongly accused and hamper treatment.
    • State budget deficits are often amplified by costs associated with prisons bulging with nonviolent drug offenders.
    • In the past two decades, the federal prison population has doubled, mostly due to drug offenders.

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more