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Definition of: arrest

(ə·rest) v.t.
1. To stop suddenly; check, as the course, movement, or development of.
2. To take into custody by legal authority.
3. To attract and fix, as the attention; engage.
noun

1. An arresting or being arrested; especially, seizure by legal authority.
2. A device for arresting motion, as in a machine. [<OF arester <LL arrestare <L ad- to + restore stop, remain] Synonyms (verb): apprehend, capture, catch, delay, hold, obstruct, restrain, secure, seize, stop. Antonyms: discharge, dismiss, free, liberate, release.

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Statistical data

"arrest" has the frequency of use of 0.0018% on city-data.com forum

"arrest" has the frequency of use of 0.0022% on en.wikipedia.org.

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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