Look up meanings and anagrams of words in our dictionary.

Custody Meaning

Noun: custody  kús-tu-dee

  1. A state of being confined (usually for a short time)
    "he is in the custody of police";
    - detention, detainment, hold
  2. Holding by the police
    "the suspect is in custody"
  3. (with 'in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child
    "your guests are now in my custody"; "the mother was awarded custody of the children";
    - hands

See also:


Anagrams created by scrambling the word custody

cuysotd ycustod dycusto odycust todycus stodycu ustodyc