Synonyms of 'arrest'

abduction, absorb, access, apoplexy, apprehend, apprehension, arrest, arrestment, attach, attack, backwater, balk, bearing rein, bell, bit, bridle, bust, capture, catch, cessation, chain, charm, check, checkmate, checkrein, chock, choke, clog, clonic spasm, clonus, closure, collar, compare, confine, constrain, constraint, constriction, contain, control, convulsion, cool, countercheck, coup, cramp, curtail, cutoff, dam, damp, damper, deadlock, decelerate, delay, detain, detention, doorstop, drag, dragnet, drift anchor, drogue, eclampsia, end, ending, engage, engross, enjoin, enthrall, exercise, fascinate, fit, fixation, flagging, forestall, frustrate, full stop, govern, grab, grip, guard, gun, halt, hamper, hinder, hindrance, hold, holdback, holdup, hold back, hypnotize, ictus, immerse, immure, impede, impediment, imprison, incarcerate, inhibit, inhibition, injunction, intercept, interdict, interfere, interference, intermeddle, interpose, interrupt, grand mal, frenzy, freeze, fetter, epilepsy, enchant, catching, brake, blocking, blockage, block, curb bit, curb, interruption, intervene, involve, jail, keep, keep back, keep from, lag, let, letdown, letup, let down, lockjaw, lockout, martingale, meddle, mesmerize, moderate, monopolize, monopoly, nab, negativism, net, netting, nick, obsess, obstruct, obstruction, occlusion, occupy, oppose, opposition, paroxysm, petit mal, pinch, prehension, preoccupy, prevent, prohibit, prohibition, protection, protectionism, pull, reef, rein, relax, remora, repress, repression, resist, resistance, restrain, restraint, restriction, retard, retardation, retardment, retrench, run in, scotch, sea anchor, seize, seizure, self-control, set back, shackle, slacken, slough, slow, slowdown, snaffle, snatch, snub, spasm, spellbind, spoke, squeeze, stalemate, stall, stand, standstill, stay, stem, stop, stoppage, straiten, stranglehold, stricture, strike, stroke, suppress, take, taking, tetanus, tetany, thrombosis, thwart, tonic spasm, trismus, visitation, walkout, withhold, withstand