arrêter

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French arester (to stay, stop), from Vulgar Latin *arrestāre, from Latin ad- (to) + restō, restāre (stop, remain behind, stay back).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • (Europe) IPA(key): /a.ʁɛ.te/, /a.ʁe.te/
  • (Quebec) IPA(key): /a.ʁɛː.te/

Verb[edit]

arrêter

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To halt, to stop.
  2. (transitive) To arrest.
  3. (reflexive) To come to a stop.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French arester (to stay, stop), from Vulgar Latin *arrestāre, from Latin ad- (to) + restō, restāre (stop, remain behind, stay back).

Verb[edit]

arrêter

  1. (Jersey) to stop
  2. (Jersey) to arrest

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