/ (əˈrɛstəbəl) /
liable to be arrested
(of an offence) such that an offender may be arrested without a warrant
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
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Example sentences from the Web for arrestable
Burgh customs still stand in the peculiar position of being neither adjudgeable nor arrestable; they are therefore bad security.
The dead was arrestable: a law afterwards set aside, “for death dissolved all things.”Legal Lore|Various