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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “arrest”

arrest

noun [C or U]
 
 
/əˈrest/
when the police take someone away to ask them about a crime which they might have committed
逮捕;拘捕
Two arrests were made, but the men were later released without charge.
有兩人被捕,但後來他們沒被起訴就獲釋了。
She was stopped outside the shop and placed/put under arrest.
她在商店外被截獲逮捕。
Arresting and charging
(Definition of arrest noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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