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arrest

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈrest/
B1 If the police arrest someone, they take them away to ask them about a crime that they might have committed: He was arrested for possession of illegal drugs.Arresting and charging
Translations of “arrest”
in Korean 체포하다…
in Arabic يَعْتَقِل…
in French arrêter…
in Turkish tutuklamak…
in Italian arrestare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抓住, 逮捕, 拘捕…
in Russian арестовывать…
in Polish aresztować…
in Spanish detener, arrestar, capturar…
in Portuguese prender, capturar, deter…
in German verhaften, hemmen…
in Catalan detenir…
in Japanese ~を逮捕する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抓住, 逮捕, 拘捕…
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