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Pronunciation: /ʀetɑ̃sjɔ̃/

Translation of rétention in English:

nom féminin

  • 2 (refus de communiquer)
    withholding (de of)
    rétention d'information (Droit)
    withholding of information
    pratiquer une politique de rétention (Économie)
    to impose limits on exports (in order to raise prices)


rétention administrative

  • (immigration) holding centre
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