French translation of 'arresting'
- (= striking)
- [charm, candour]
Example Sentences Including 'arresting'
Her eyes were arresting , pale blue, a sure trace of her Norman ancestry.Cormorant
His nose was aquiline, his skin smooth and fair, his blue eyes oddly arresting so filled were they with piercing light.Noble Beginnnings
Are you saying the police tried to prevent the Customs arresting somebody?The Scar
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- [police] [suspect, criminal]
⇒ The police have arrested 5 people.
La police a arrêté cinq personnes.
- [sb's attention]
- (= stop) [drugs] [disease]
arrestation fto be under arrest
être en état d'arrestation
⇒ You're under arrest!
Vous êtes en état d'arrestation!to make an arrest
procéder à une arrestation
⇒ Several arrests have already been made.
Plusieurs arrestations ont déjà été opérées.to place sb under arrest
mettre qn en état d'arrestation
Example Sentences Including 'arrest'
Long after you've gone some smart lawyer will be putting the arrest procedure under a `scope.Field of Blood
Finally Dalziel said, `Nowt for it, we're going to have to arrest Dan.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Dr Sinclair, you had a cardiac arrest unit in the recovery room.San Andreas
Translation of arresting from the Collins English to French Dictionary