What does arresting mean?

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əˈrɛs tɪŋar·rest·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arresting, sensational, stunningadjective

    commanding attention

    "an arresting drawing of people turning into animals"; "a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten"; "a stunning performance"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arresting

    of Arrest

  2. Arrestingadjective

    striking; attracting attention; impressive

Freebase

  1. Arresting

    Arresting is a small rural village in the Kelheim district of Lower Bavaria, first mentioned in 1086. It is situated about 7 km north of Neustadt an der Donau, on the left bank of the Danube. There are some 130 inhabitants. The former independent municipality of Arresting was incorporated into Neustadt an der Donau in 1972.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arresting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arresting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of arresting in a Sentence

  1. Scott Long:

    There is consistent pattern of invading private life. Arresting people in their apartment, breaking down their doors, looking for evidence of 'deviance', what underwear you wear, looking for condoms in the drawers, this is a strong message by the state power to pervade private life.

  2. Lennon Chang:

    Most of the people they are arresting are the mules, they are not the real leaders or heads of the criminal organized syndicates.

  3. James Zimmerman:

    China is clearly being impulsive here, they're lashing out and they're not interested in building any political capital with The Canadians, this plays very well to those nationalists in China who argue that arresting the Huawei Technologies executive was pushing China too far.

  4. Mohsin Dawar:

    From the day we arrived they [the Rangers] began arresting our supporters.

  5. Governor Abbott:

    Let's make something very clear : Rape is a crime, and Texas will work tirelessly to make sure that we eliminate all rapists from the streets of Texas by aggressively going out and arresting them and prosecuting them and getting them off the streets.

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    come out into view, as from concealment
    • A. restore
    • B. demolish
    • C. emerge
    • D. depend

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