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How many syllables in Arrest


Word

Arrest

How many syllables?

2 Syllables

How it's divided?

ar-rest

Definition

  • v. t. - To stop; to check or hinder the motion or action of; as, to arrest the current of a river; to arrest the senses.
  • v. t. - To take, seize, or apprehend by authority of law; as, to arrest one for debt, or for a crime.
  • v. t. - To seize on and fix; to hold; to catch; as, to arrest the eyes or attention.
  • v. t. - To rest or fasten; to fix; to concentrate.
  • v. i. - To tarry; to rest.
  • v. t. - The act of stopping, or restraining from further motion, etc.; stoppage; hindrance; restraint; as, an arrest of development.


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