Arresting synonyms

ə-rĕs'tĭng
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Strong or pronounced; prominent:
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Explicitly characterized by or having a particular linguistic feature. For example, girls is marked for plural in English, whereas sheep is not.
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Worth noticing; significant
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A measurable property of a physical system, such as mass or momentum. In quantum mechanics, observables correspond to mathematical operators used in the calculation of measurable quantities. Operators that do not commute , having a nonzero commutator , correspond to observables that cannot be precisely measured at the same time, such as momentum and position.
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Still in existence; not settled or resolved:
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Characterized by the use of a pointed crown, as in Gothic architecture:
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Prominent is defined as someone who is known by many people.
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Strongly marked; distinct:
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Attracting or worthy of notice, especially for being unusual or extraordinary:
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Most important or notable
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Notably out of the ordinary:
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Very noticeable or impressive; specif., very attractive in appearance
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Readily attracting notice
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Amazing.
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To stop the movement or progress of:
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To come or bring to a halt; stop, esp. temporarily
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To be successful in coming or going:
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To get (something required), usually quickly or for a brief period:
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To get hold of; gain or win:
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To seize (a fugitive or wrongdoer); arrest.
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To understand something.
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To fasten, join, or attach with or as if with a nail.
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To seize by the collar
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To be capable of holding:
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To check (a blow, stroke, or thrust); parry; counter
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Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
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To break something
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To get possession of by unscrupulous methods
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To lay sudden or forcible hold of something.
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To get hold or possession of; obtain; acquire
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To keep in custody; confine
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To put in a prison or jail.
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Jail is defined as to put someone into a place that they can't get out of.
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To put or keep in prison; jail
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To attract and hold:
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To ensnare; to take by stratagem; to entrap.
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The definition of thwart is to hinder or stop something from happening.
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To capture physically; seize:
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To have or take origin or descent:
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(Nautical) To tack; put on the other tack.
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To get hold or control of (something difficult to catch):
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To retard is to prevent progress or growth.
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To restrain is defined as to hold back or keep under control.
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To put off to a distant time; to delay; to defer.
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(Slang) To take into custody; arrest.
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To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
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To get or bring in as a net; clear as profit, etc.
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The definition of intercept is to get in the middle of someone or something and his/its final destination and prevent the person or thing from getting to the final destination.
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To take hold of with a hook
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To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
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(Intransitive) To become (much) smaller.
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To keep or discourage (a person, group, or nation) from doing something by instilling fear, anxiety, doubt, etc.
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To put off; postpone.
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To put up in airtight cans or jars for preservation
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(Law) To take (property) into custody of a court by writ
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Restrict is defined as to keep someone or something within certain limits.
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To capture or hold the attention of completely; hold spellbound
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To hold under or as if under a spell; enchant or fascinate.
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To fix or hold (the eyes, attention, etc.) firmly
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To hold the attention of; transfix, captivate, fascinate, etc.
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To secure and maintain a tight hold on; seize firmly.
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To hold the attention of by being very interesting or delightful; charm; captivate
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(Archaic) To stop; end
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To stop or cause to stop through some malfunction
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To stop, discontinue, or resign from
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To stop; end
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(Formal, intransitive) To stop.
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To parole is to allow for the release of a prisoner.
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(Chem.) To free from combination in a compound
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Without needing to pay.
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To put into action, to put to work.
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To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
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Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
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To keep from happening; avert:
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To arouse strong feeling in:
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(Intransitive) to resume
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