2 entries found for arrest.
To select an entry, click on it.
 
Main Entry: 1ar·rest
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystressrest
Function: verb
1 a : to stop the progress or movement of b : 2CHECK 3, slow <arrest a disease>
2 : to take or keep in one's control by authority of law <arrest someone on suspicion of robbery>
3 : to attract and hold the attention of <colors that arrest the eye>


   Search for "arrest" in the Student Thesaurus.
   Browse words next to "arrest."