rearrest


rearrest
arrest again

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  • rearrest — verb catch again, constrain again, legally restrain again, make captive again, place in custody again, recapture, recommit, reconfine, redetain, reimprison, rejail, seize again, take prisoner again Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton.… …   Law dictionary

  • rearrest — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • rearrest — v. & n. v.tr. arrest again. n. an instance of rearresting or being rearrested. * * * I. “+ transitive verb Etymology: re + arrest : to arrest again II. “+ noun : a second or fresh arrest * * * v.t., n. * * * rēarrestˈ (↑arrest) …   Useful english dictionary

  • rearrest — v.t., n. * * * …   Universalium

  • rearrest — v. arrest again, capture again, apprehend again …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rearrest — verb arrest again. noun an act of rearresting someone …   English new terms dictionary

  • rearrest — re·arrest …   English syllables

  • rearrest — re ar•rest′ n. v. t …   From formal English to slang

  • rearrest — /riəˈrɛst/ (say reeuh rest) verb (t) 1. to arrest (a person) for a subsequent time. –noun 2. a subsequent arrest …   Australian English dictionary

  • rearrest — The retaking of a prisoner following his escape from custody. 5 Am J2d Arr § 78 …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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