Usage examples for arresting

  1. German history could never be as arresting to a Continental student as British or French history. – German Problems and Personalities by Charles Sarolea
  2. He slid back on his stomach below the sky- line and held up an arresting hand. – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer
  3. By the police, whose apathy disappeared only when an opportunity occurred of arresting the men they were supposed to protect, they were more handicapped than helped. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach