Synonyms for Arrest:
n.freeing, incarceration, bust, pickup, shut off, cut into, stamp out, interfere with, acquittal, Restraining, imprisonment, commitment, detention, squeeze out, kill off, suppress. leave off. law, run-in. enthrall, transfix, excite, catch up, rivet, mesmerize, spellbind, grip. •act (noun)
catch, collar, taking into custody, pinch, apprehension.
get, hold, halt, apprehension, pick up, hold back, stoppage, nab, catch, nail, pinch, collar, cop, turn back, stop, check, contain, apprehend, taking into custody, stay, hitch.
seized, imprisoned, put in irons, apprehended, taken into custody, booked, Collared, in custody, penned up, Detained, confined, taken in, sent up the river, Nabbed, shut up, busted, sent to prison, Handcuffed, pinched, sent to jail, Caught, jailed.
occupation, acquisition, abduction, seizure, appropriation, apprehension, confiscation.
•slowing or stopping (noun)
check, stoppage, stay, interruption, restraint, prevention, obstruction, cessation, halt, suppression.
•taking into custody (noun)
collar, pinch, pick up, apprehension, detention, nab, commitment, nail, imprisonment, incarceration, Restraining, snare, capture, bust, appropriation.
catch, seize, win, abduct, gain, occupy, collar, secure, get, obtain, take, snare, capture, apprehend, achieve.
catch, pick up, collar, apprehend, nab, get, nail, cop.
•get someone's attention (verb)
•stop or slow (verb)
stall, hold, suppress.
•take into authorized custody (verb)
catch, get, seize, secure, apprehend.
belay, breathalyze, body search, Breath Test, bounty hunter, imprisonment. pickup, mesmerize, spellbind. stall, enthrall, transfix. rivet. bust. •arrested
•Other relevant words:
halt, hold back, check, nab, obstruction, enthrall, stall, stoppage, bust, stop, hold, detention, grip, pinch, holdup, stay.