- v. 没收；充公
- vt. 没收，充公 take (private property) away from sb especially with the official right to do so, usually as a punishment
surrendered as a penalty
take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority;
"The FBI seized the drugs"
"The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment"
"The police confiscated the stolen artwork"
- We'll have to confiscate this object.
- The present policy of our Party is still to reduce rents, not to confiscate land.
- The teacher confiscated my radio because I was playing it in the classroom.
When he discovered me reading Dostoievsky..he turned white and confiscated the book.出自： A. McCowen
- confiscation n. 没收，充公