What does arrested mean?

arrested meaning in Urban Dictionary

what goes on to everyone, because life is messed up.

arrested meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1610s, previous participle adjective from arrest (v.). Arrested development is very first recorded 1859 in evolutionary biology.

arrested meaning in General Dictionary

of Arrest

arrested meaning in General Dictionary

(imp. & p. p.) of Arrest

Sentence Examples with the word arrested

The synchronous revolutions of the transmitting cylinders are effected by making one cylinder revolve slightly faster than the other; after each revolution the cylinder which is accelerated is arrested for a moment by means of a special relay until the difference of speed is accurately compensated for.

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