Synonyms of 'detention'

afterthought, apprehension, arrest, arrestment, bind, Block, blockage, blocking, captivity, check, closure, confinement, constriction, cramp, custody, delay, double take, drag, dragging, durance, duress, fixation, flagging, halt, hang-up, hindrance, holdback, holdup, immuration, impediment, imprisonment, inhibition, interference, interim, internment, interruption, jam, lag, lagging, let, letdown, letup, logjam, moratorium, nab, negativism, obstruction, occlusion, opposition, pause, pinch, repression, reprieve, resistance, respite, restraint, restriction, retardation, retardment, slow-up, slowdown, squeeze, stay, stop, stoppage, stranglehold, stricture, suspension, tie-up, wait