Definisi 'arrest'
English to English
noun
1 the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
Example:
• the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar
source: wordnet30
2 the state of inactivity following an interruption
Example:
• 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
source: wordnet30
3 The act of stopping, or restraining from further motion, etc.; stoppage; hindrance; restraint; as, an arrest of development.
source: webster1913
verb
4 take into custody
Example:
• the police nabbed the suspected criminals
source: wordnet30
5 hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
Example:
• Arrest the downward trend
• Check the growth of communism in South East Asia
• Contain the rebel movement
• Turn back the tide of communism
source: wordnet30
6 attract and fix
Example:
• His look caught her
• She caught his eye
• Catch the attention of the waiter
source: wordnet30
7 cause to stop
Example:
• Halt the engines
• Arrest the progress
• halt the presses
source: wordnet30
8 To stop; to check or hinder the motion or action of; as, to arrest the current of a river; to arrest the senses.
source: webster1913
9 To tarry; to rest.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
apprehend, collar, cop, nab, nail, capture, gaining control, seizure, inaction, inactiveness, defend, clutch, countercheck, logjam, cut down, cut out,

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