arrest

(redirected from arrestor)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.
Related to arrestor: arrester
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • verb
  • noun

Synonyms for arrest

Synonyms for arrest

to prevent the occurrence or continuation of a movement, action, or operation

to take into custody as a prisoner

to compel, as the attention, interest, or imagination, of

a seizing and holding by law

Synonyms for arrest

the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

the state of inactivity following an interruption

take into custody

hold back, as of a danger or an enemy

attract and fix

cause to stop

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
WITT flashback arrestors for use with ethylene, provide reliable protection of single cylinders, outlet points (hoses and any equipment) or pipelines against dangerous gas back feeding and flashbacks meeting BAM and TUV certification.
PETRONET was aware of a crack arrestor developed by Clock Spring Company L.
Dual Band Surge Arrestor return loss figures are 26.
Included are SureGround(TM) grounding kits, SnapStak(TM) stackable hangers, SureFlex(TM) cable assemblies, and Arrestor Plus(R) surge arrestors.
Tenders are invited for Flash Back Arrestor Required For Torch Side Fuel Gas Should Be Having Dry Type Filter, Non Return Valve, Flame Divider, Ss Sintered Element Made Flame Arrestor And Automatic Thermo Sensitive Gas Cut Off Valve.
With Power over Ethernet (POE) capability and internal lightning arrestor, expensive external feedlines and lightning arrestors can be eliminated, reducing system cost and signal-loss.
The MP-620 has a weatherized package, suitable for extreme outdoor environments, complete with a lightning arrestor.
Tenders are invited for Flash Back Arrestor Required For Torch Side Oxygen Should Be Having Dry Type Filter, Non Return Valve, Flame Divider, Ss Sintered Element Made Flame Arrestor And Automatic Thermo Sensitive Gas Cut Off Valve.
ZnO surger arrestors and principles and applications of pulsed power are the subject of separate chapters.
Spark arrestors, which are required equipment on all off-highway vehicles, should be checked to make sure they are in good condition, forest officials added.
In substation applications, composite surge arrestors, breakers and insulators, due to the non-brittle housing, can overcome the damage to neighboring installations that occurs due to fracture of porcelain-housed apparatus.
The electrical charge ignited methane gas in the underground mine, and International Coal Group, which owns the site, was cited for failing to ground the electrical systems and install arrestors as required by law.
The regulator includes a fine-threaded adjusting T-bar for smooth operation and torch handles that come with Van-Guard safety features such as built-in flashback arrestors and built-in reverse-flow check valves.