Definition of "Arrest" :
noun: the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
noun: the state of inactivity following an interruption
"The negotiations were in arrest."
verb: hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
"Arrest the downward trend."
verb: take into custody
verb: attract and fix
verb: cause to stop
"Arrest the progress."