There are 2 main translations of preso in English:

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preso 1

also: feminine: presa

adjetivo

  • estuvo preso diez años
    he was in prison for ten years
    llevarse a alguien preso
    to take somebody prisoner
    lo metieron preso por robar (Cono Sur)
    he was put in prison o he went to prison for stealing
Example sentences
  • Ha pasado ocho largos años preso en una cárcel del Perú.
  • No obstante, solicitaban también que se tomara en cuenta “a los guerrilleros presos.
  • Podiamos empezar por ejemplo acercando a algunos presos etarras a ver que reacciones produce la medida.

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There are 2 main translations of preso in English:

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preso 2
also: feminine: presa

sustantivo masculino, sustantivo femenino

Example sentences
  • Es el único preso en un local policial acondicionado como cárcel.
  • Para esto se hace meter a si mismo preso.
  • Reunió centenares de mapuche que protestaban por presos indígenas.

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