arrestatie

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑ.rɛˈstaː.(t)si/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ar‧res‧ta‧tie
  • Rhymes: -aːtsi

Etymology[edit]

From Old French arester (to stay, stop), from Vulgar Latin *arrestare, from Latin ad- (to) + restare (to stop, remain behind, stay back), from re- (back) + stare (to stand), from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂- (to stand): arresteren +‎ -atie.

Noun[edit]

arrestatie f (plural arrestaties, diminutive arrestatietje n)

  1. arrest (the act of arresting a criminal, suspect etc.)
  2. (archaic) (temporary) confiscation of possessions