He parks the car at the top of a hill overlooking the arresting meadows below, turns the radio up, and procures a smoke.
The film is one of the most arresting video documents I have ever seen.
A dispatcher relayed instructions from a Eureka detective to the arresting deputies.
China has recently cracked down on LGBT activists, arresting nine in a sweep on Wednesday, and four more on Friday.
At first glance this seems an arresting development, as it were.
It could not answer the purpose of arresting inquiry and staying investigation.
I told you Naarboveck was out of reach as far as arresting him goes.
It is often helpful in arresting attention and therefore has a certain disciplinary function.
The arresting officer mounts to the witness-stand and confronts him.
We shall do the work of good patriots by arresting a traitor.
"to cause to stop," also "to detain legally," late 14c., from Old French arester "to stay, stop" (Modern French arrêter), from Vulgar Latin *arrestare (source of Italian arrestare, Spanish and Portuguese arrestar), from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + restare "to stop, remain behind, stay back" (see rest (n.2)). Figurative sense of "to catch and hold" (the attention, etc.) is from 1814.
late 14c., from Anglo-French arest, Old French areste, from arester (see arrest (v.)).
arrest ar·rest (ə-rěst')
v. ar·rest·ed, ar·rest·ing, ar·rests
To stop; check.
To undergo cardiac arrest.
An interference with or a checking of the regular course of a disease or symptom, a stoppage.
Interference with the performance of a function.
The inhibition of a developmental process, usually the ultimate stage of development.