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arrest
British English: /əˈrɛst/
American English: /əˈrɛst/

Translation of arrest in French:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1
    (police)
    arrêter
    to arrest somebody on a charge/on suspicion of something
    arrêter quelqu'un sur l'inculpation/sur présomption de quelque chose
  • 2 (halt)
    arrêter (decline, development, disease)
    enrayer (spread)
    arrested growth/development (Medicine)
    arrêt de croissance/de développement

intransitive verb

  • (Medicine)
    faire un arrêt (m) cardiaque
    the patient arrested and died on the way to hospital
    le patient a fait un arrêt cardiaque et il est mort pendant son transfert à l'hôpital
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