Chinese Traditional: 終身監禁
Chinese Simplified: 终身监禁
Pinyin: zhong1 shen1 jian1 jin4
Zhuyin: ㄓㄨㄥ ㄕㄣ ㄐㄧㄢ ㄐㄧㄣˋ
English Meaning: life sentence

Example Sentences:

fa3 guan1 jie1 shou4 pei2 shen3 tuan2 de5 jian4 yi4, pan4 chu3 jia1 hai4 zhe3 zhong1 shen1 jian1 jin4 bu4 de2 jia3 shi4.
The judge has accepted a jury's recommendation and sentenced the perpetrator to life in prison without parole.
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Related Words:

終身   终身

zhōng shēn

1. lifetime, for life 2. marriage

Here: lifetime, for life

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監禁   监禁

jiān jìn

1. to imprison, to jail, to take into custody 2. a jail sentence, detention in custody

Here: a jail sentence, detention in custody

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