|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.
|Holding by the police.|
The suspect is in custody.
|پولس کی تحویل|
|(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.