arrestar


arrestar
v.
1 to arrest.
La policía arrestó a Ricardo The police arrested Richard.
La policía arrestó el paro The police arrested the strike.
2 to hold back, to cork, to rein back, to restrain.
Ricardo arrestó su ira Richard held back his anger.
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arrestar
verbo transitivo
1 to arrest, detain
2 (poner en prisión) to imprison, jail, put in prison
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verb
to arrest, detain
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1.
VT (=detener) to arrest, detain; (=encarcelar) to imprison, put in prison

arrestar en el cuartel — (Mil) to confine to barracks

2.
See:
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verbo transitivo to arrest

queda arrestado — you're under arrest

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= detain, arrest, imprison, jail [gaol, -UK], make + an arrest, place under + arrest, take into + custody, bust.
Ex. Juan Carlos is a blind lawyer, activist and volunteer librarian who has been imprisoned without trial since March, when he was detained for peacefully protesting the arrest of a journalist.
Ex. Librarians have been known to devote time to entrap and arrest individuals who use the library toilets for sexual purposes = Hay casos de bibliotecarios que han dedicado tiempo a atrapar y detener a individuos que utilizan los servicios de la biblioteca con fines sexuales .
Ex. Juan Carlos is a blind lawyer, activist and volunteer librarian who has been imprisoned without trial since March, when he was detained for peacefully protesting the arrest of a journalist.
Ex. In 1892 Klas Linderfelt, the then ALA President, was jailed for 4 days on charges of embezzling more than $4,000 from library funds.
Ex. They do do everything from issuing parking and speeding tickets to making arrests.
Ex. The driver was placed under arrest by the state police for driving while under the influence of alcohol.
Ex. A couple convicted of tax evasion was taken into custody after a five-month-long standoff with federal agents.
Ex. On Saturday, a trooper stood on a street corner dressed in plain clothes and helped bust 30 people for not wearing their seat belts.
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* estar arrestado = be under arrest.
* ser arrestado = be under arrest.
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verbo transitivo to arrest

queda arrestado — you're under arrest

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= detain, arrest, imprison, jail [gaol, -UK], make + an arrest, place under + arrest, take into + custody, bust.

Ex: Juan Carlos is a blind lawyer, activist and volunteer librarian who has been imprisoned without trial since March, when he was detained for peacefully protesting the arrest of a journalist.

Ex: Librarians have been known to devote time to entrap and arrest individuals who use the library toilets for sexual purposes = Hay casos de bibliotecarios que han dedicado tiempo a atrapar y detener a individuos que utilizan los servicios de la biblioteca con fines sexuales .
Ex: Juan Carlos is a blind lawyer, activist and volunteer librarian who has been imprisoned without trial since March, when he was detained for peacefully protesting the arrest of a journalist.
Ex: In 1892 Klas Linderfelt, the then ALA President, was jailed for 4 days on charges of embezzling more than $4,000 from library funds.
Ex: They do do everything from issuing parking and speeding tickets to making arrests.
Ex: The driver was placed under arrest by the state police for driving while under the influence of alcohol.
Ex: A couple convicted of tax evasion was taken into custody after a five-month-long standoff with federal agents.
Ex: On Saturday, a trooper stood on a street corner dressed in plain clothes and helped bust 30 people for not wearing their seat belts.
* estar arrestado = be under arrest.
* ser arrestado = be under arrest.

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arrestar [A1 ]
vt
to arrest
queda arrestado you're under arrest
los soldados que están arrestados the soldiers who are confined to barracks
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arrestar (conjugate arrestar) verbo transitivo
to arrest
arrestar verbo transitivo to arrest
'arrestar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
prender
- detener
English:
apprehend
- bust
- arrest
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arrestar vt
to arrest
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arrestar
v/t arrest
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arrestar vt
detener: to arrest, to detain
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arrestar vb (detener) to arrest

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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