In the early-morning hours of March 15, Cristian was arrested.
He was arrested multiple times holding a can of spray paint with his hands and mouth “smeared with the stuff.”
One said Israeli forces on Monday busted “a secret shoe factory belonging to Hamas in Gaza and arrested several shoe-makers.”
Then, in September 2010, he was arrested under dubious circumstances and charged with possession of ecstasy.
With 15 arrested near the scene of the attack for alleged questioning, students are paying an immediate price.
The grace of the speaker, and the mystic quality of the thing spoken, arrested him.'
Between whiles she arrested her labours to think of something else.
What if he had made us pay for the damage you did, or had had you arrested?
There he had Pratt arrested, but there seemed to be no law under which he could be held.
And the man you have arrested, do you think he is connected with the men who were fighting in the Museum?
1610s, past participle adjective from arrest (v.). Arrested development is first recorded 1859 in evolutionary biology.
"to cause to stop," also "to detain legally," late 14c., from Old French arester "to stay, stop" (Modern French arrêter), from Vulgar Latin *arrestare (source of Italian arrestare, Spanish and Portuguese arrestar), from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + restare "to stop, remain behind, stay back" (see rest (n.2)). Figurative sense of "to catch and hold" (the attention, etc.) is from 1814.
late 14c., from Anglo-French arest, Old French areste, from arester (see arrest (v.)).
arrest ar·rest (ə-rěst')
v. ar·rest·ed, ar·rest·ing, ar·rests
To stop; check.
To undergo cardiac arrest.
An interference with or a checking of the regular course of a disease or symptom, a stoppage.
Interference with the performance of a function.
The inhibition of a developmental process, usually the ultimate stage of development.