The intentional deprivation, whether actual or constructive, of a person’s freedom by legal authorities using forcible restraint, seizure, or otherwise taking the individual into custody, especially in response to a warrant or a suspicion based on probable cause that the person being arrested has committed a crime. The person making the arrest must have the present power to control the person being arrested. Furthermore, the intent to make an arrest must be communicated to the individual who is being detained and that person must understand that the seizure or detention is an intentional arrest. See also privilege and resisting arrest.
A characteristic movement of the primate thumb, in which the pad of the thumb can be placed in contact with the pads of the fingers of the same hand.
The definition of an obstruction is something that gets in the way, sticks out or blocks passage.
The definition of an inhibition is something that holds you back or restrains you from doing or thinking something.
The definition of a restriction is a limitation.
The definition of a restraint is something that restricts freedom or prevents someone from doing something.
A thin leaf of polished metal placed under an inferior or artificial gem to give it brilliance
A command to stop
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
Encouragement is defined as an expression of support or approval, or is words or actions that assist or inspire someone or something.
Find another word for preventions. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for preventions, like: bars, stoppages, arrests, oppositions, obstructions, inhibitions, restrictions, restraints, foils, halts and helps.