Translation of wrongful in Spanish:

wrongful

Pronunciation: /ˈrɔːŋfəl; ˈrɒŋfəl/

adj

  • [accusation/punishment] injusto wrongful arrest [Law] arresto (m) ilegal wrongful dismissal [Law] despido (m) improcedente or injustificado
    More example sentences
    • In the passage cited above he referred to the defendant's asking the court to sanction his committing a wrongful act.
    • In all cases the primary question is one of fact: did the wrongful act cause the injury?
    • First, compensation can only be appropriate where the damage has been caused by the wrongful act.

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