Synonyms of 'detain'

apprehend, arrest, backwater, Block, bog down, brake, bust, buttonhole, cage, check, cloister, confine, constrain, Coop, countercheck, crib, curb, damp, dampen, decelerate, delay, drag, encage, enclose, hinder, hold, hold back, immure, impede, impound, inhibit, intercept, interfere, intermeddle, interrupt, intervene, keep, keep back, keep out, lag, let down, meddle, mew, mire, moderate, nab, obstruct, oppose, Pen, pinch, Pound, reef, relax, repress, reserve, resist, restrain, restrict, retain, retard, run in, scotch, set back, shackle, slacken, slow, snub, stay, stop, suppress, withhold