how to pronounce arrest

/əˈɹɛst/

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the above transcription of arrest is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

arrest frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word arrest occurs in english on average 35.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

arrest is pronounced in two syllables

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əɹɛst

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An example use of arrest in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… these empathic arrest sensors on the …”

meaning of arrest

Arrest means to take someone into custody, to take someone into custody by legal authority.

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