Other Words for Arrest
Arrest as a Noun has these synonyms:
Example: The police have made six arrests.
Example: The doctor said it was a case of cardiac arrest.
Arrest as a Verb has these synonyms:
catch, capture, seize, apprehend, take, take in, take into custody, detain, nab, pinch, collar, bust, run in, nick
Example: Foxworthy was arrested crossing the border.
Example: I'm afraid that we have here a case of arrested mental development.
stop, halt, check, stall, forestall, detain, delay, hinder, restrain, obstruct, prevent, block, interrupt
Example: The progress of the train has been arrested.