Translation of "arrest" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

arrest

verb [ T ] uk /əˈrest/ us /əˈrest/
CATCH 抓住

B1 If the police arrest someone, they take them away to ask them about a crime that they might have committed.

逮捕;拘捕
He was arrested when customs officers found drugs in his bag. 因海关人员在他的包中发现了毒品,他被捕了。
The police arrested her for drinking and driving. 她因酒后驾车被警察拘捕。
STOP 阻止

formal to stop or interrupt the development of something

阻止;抑制
The treatment has so far done little to arrest the spread of the cancer. 这种疗法到目前为止几乎没能抑制癌细胞的扩散。
MAKE NOTICE 吸引注意

formal to attract or catch someone's attention

引起(某人的注意)
A photo of a small boy arrested my attention. 一张小男孩的照片引起了我的注意。
noun [ C or U ] uk /əˈrest/ us /əˈrest/

B2 the act of arresting someone

逮捕;拘捕
Two arrests were made, but the men were later released without charge. 有两人被捕,但后来没有起诉他们就释放了。
She was stopped outside the shop and placed/put under arrest. 她在商店外被截获归案。

(Translation of “arrest” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)