Definition of Custody


  • (with `in') guardianship over
    in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child
    "my fate is in your hands"
    "too much power in the president's hands"
    "your guests are now in my custody"
    "the mother was awarded custody of the children"
  • holding by the police
    "the suspect is in custody"
  • a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
    "his detention was politically motivated"
    "the prisoner is on hold"
    "he is in the custody of police"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble custody

95 unscramble word found using the letters custody.

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