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The information led to the arrest of three suspects.
After a third arrest for drunk driving, she lost her licence.
One of the women is suing for wrongful arrest (=having been arrested illegally).
Six men are under arrest in connection with the drug-smuggling operation.
We hope to make an arrest in the near future.
This is the British English definition of arrest. View American English definition of arrest.
the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...
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