Share this entry
American English: /ˈwaɪ(ə)rˌtæpɪŋ/
British English: /ˈwʌɪətapɪŋ/

Translation of wiretapping in Spanish:


  • (US)
    escuchas (feminine plural) telefónicas
    Example sentences
    • These tools enable the government to intercept far more information without a warrant - i.e. without probable cause - than traditional telephone wiretapping.
    • But even more controversial are sections that make subtle changes in the rules for wiretapping, surveillance, e-mail monitoring, financial investigation, and search and seizure.
    • Until the proposals to change wiretapping and surveillance laws are made more specific, it is difficult to assess how damaging to civil liberties they will be.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.