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"arresting" in British English

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(Definition of “arresting” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /əˈres·tɪŋ/

If something is arresting, it causes you to stop and notice it:

The house has an arresting view of the river.

(Definition of “arresting” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)