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Synonyms for arresting
əˈrɛs tɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arresting, sensational, stunning(adj)

    commanding attention

    "an arresting drawing of people turning into animals"; "a sensational concert--one never to be forgotten"; "a stunning performance"

    Synonyms:
    sensational, stunning, sensory

    Antonyms:
    unimpressive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    arrest, detaining, arrested, detention, detain, detained, stopping, apprehending

How to pronounce arresting?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say arresting in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#6616arrested
#7025stunning
#7523arrest
#8624stopping
#10067detention
#12830sensory
#15872detained
#23631sensational
#32432arresting
#40155detain
#67627detaining
#107584apprehending

How to use arresting in a sentence?

  1. James Chunga:

    My family can not continue to stay in a place where security operatives are beating up and arresting civilians randomly, they are everywhere in the area, and you don't know what might happen to you if you upset them.

  2. Meir Javedanfar:

    It is likely to continue, at least until the upcoming votes and possibly beyond... the hard-liners are worried about Rouhani's comparatively higher popularity... because of the nuclear deal, by arresting reporters and activists, they are trying to make Rouhani look weak and incompetent.

  3. Ali Fadavi:

    There are very many photographs of the major incident of arresting U.S. Marines in the Persian Gulf in the media and we intend to build a symbol out of them inside one of our naval monuments.

  4. Terrence Monahan:

    So we went to make an arrest. As we were arresting him, he grabbed on to a railing by the walkway and a struggle begins. The fighting starts.

  5. Tom Homan:

    We're not just talking about arresting the aliens at these work sites, we are also talking about employers who knowingly hire people who are unauthorized to work.

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