What does arresting mean?

Definitions for arresting
əˈrɛs tɪŋar·rest·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arresting, sensational, stunning(adj)

    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. Arresting(adj)

    striking; attracting attention; impressive


  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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  1. Alex
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How to say arresting in sign language?

  1. arresting


  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. Fabiana Rosales:

    But there's something they've underestimated, and that's that our ideals in this struggle won't be broken, if they thought they can break our morale by arresting Roberto Marrero, or that they could break him, they're very mistaken.

  2. Mark Galeotti:

    Arresting a foreign spy is the last option, you would rather turn them or watch who they are taking to, why did they decide to arrest this guy ? Did they think they would be about to return to Russia ? Was it because there was a risk that he was going to stumble across something important ?

  3. Dennis Blankenship:

    I have no intention on arresting anyone this way, my goal is not to throw someone in jail over this. I hope to use it to start those in need to seek treatment.

  4. James Zimmerman:

    This plays very well to those nationalists in China who argue that arresting the Huawei Technologies executive was pushing China too far.

  5. Dela Rosa:

    I am mad with what is happening, i am ashamed. We should be the ones arresting these people, but we are protecting them. I will kill you if you will not change.

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