arresting, present participle; arrests, 3rd person singular present; arrested, past tense; arrested, past participle;
Seize (someone) by legal authority and take into custody
the police arrested him for possession of marijuana
two youths aged 16 were arrested
Stop or check (progress or a process)
the spread of the disease can be arrested
arrested development may occur
Suffer a heart attack
they were trying to resuscitate a patient who had arrested
Attract the attention of (someone)
his attention was arrested by a strange sound
The action of seizing someone to take into custody
I have a warrant for your arrest
they placed her under arrest
at least 69 arrests were made
A stoppage or sudden cessation of motion
a cardiac arrest
collar: take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
apprehension: the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
check: hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of; "Arrest the downward trend"; "Check the growth of communism in South East Asia"; "Contain the rebel movement"; "Turn back the tide of communism"
the state of inactivity following an interruption; "the negotiations were in arrest"; "held them in check"; "during the halt he got some lunch"; "the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow"; "he spent the entire stop in his seat"
catch: attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
halt: cause to stop; "Halt the engines"; "Arrest the progress"; "halt the presses"
An arrest is the act of depriving a person of his or her liberty usually in relation to the investigation and prevention of crime or harm to others and oneself as well. The term is Anglo-Norman in origin and is related to the French word arrêt, meaning "stop".
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Arresting is a small rural village in the Kelheim district of Lower Bavaria, first mentioned in 1086. It is situated about 7 km north of Neustadt an der Donau, on the left bank of the Danube.
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A check, stop, an act or instance of arresting something; The condition of being stopped, standstill; The act of arresting a criminal, suspect etc; A confinement, detention, as after an arrest; A device to physically arrest motion; To stop the motion of (a person or animal). [14th-19th c. ...
(arrested) Having been stopped or prevented from developing
(ARRESTED) The state of having the progress stopped, as with a disease.
(Arrested) Indicates issues of control and restraint. Some aspect of yourself may have been prevented from fully developing. Alternatively, it may represent feelings of guilt. Also see Jail.
(Arrested) More than 10,000 (by May 13)
(Arrested) To see respectable-looking strangers arrested, foretells that you desire to make changes, and new speculations will be subordinated by the fear of failure. If they resist the officers, you will have great delight in pushing to completion the new enterprise. (See Prisoner)
Arrestment is money or goods which are being held by a third party. This can also be classed as ‘Frozen’. The most common example would be your bank account. The bank would issue an ‘Arrestment’ on your funds.
(Arrestment) Legal attachment of money or moveable property in the hands of a third party.
(ARRESTS) further leeching of the hydro carbons into the soil, or ground water below
To take into custody by legal authority.
Cessation of the heart’s normal rhythmic electrical and/or mechanical activity which causes immediate haemodynamic compromise.
The action of the police, or person acting under the law, to take a person into custody so that they may be forthcoming to answer for the commission of a crime.
The legal capture of a person that is charged with a crime.
To deprive a person of his liberty by legal authority.
The taking of a person into legal custody, as by officers of the law (under arrest).
the process of taking a person accused of a crime into custody (jail) by a law enforcement officer.