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Definitions of arrest:

part of speech: noun

The act of seizing; the state of being seized or detained by legal authority.

part of speech: noun

Stoppage: seizure by warrant.

part of speech: verb transitive

To stop or stay; to check or hinder the action or motion of; to seize, take, or apprehend by legal authority; to seize and fix, as the eye or attention.

part of speech: verb

To stop; to hinder; to restrain; to seize by authority.

part of speech: noun

Hindrance; restraint; seizure by authority.

part of speech: verb transitive

To stop: to seize: to apprehend by legal authority.

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