Translation of Black Maria in Spanish:

Black Maria

coche celular, n.

Pronunciation /ˌblæk məˈraɪə/ /blak məˈrʌɪə/


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    coche celular masculine
    furgón celular masculine
    cuca feminine Chile informal
    jaula feminine Colombia informal
    julia feminine Mexico informal
    • A short, mutton-chopped cop grabbed his sleeve and pushed him toward the open doors of a Black Maria.
    • The jury comes back within five minutes, the judge dons a black cap, and the defendants commence with a thin chorus of ‘You're going home in a Black Maria.’
    • On arrival at Leeds station they were met by a Black Maria which would carry them to Leeds Town Hall where the trial was to be held.