arrestingly adv
"You have the right to remain silent," said Tom arrestingly.

English expressions. 2014.

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  • arrestingly — adv. by attracting and maintaining the attention …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arrest v — arrestingly adv …   English expressions

  • arresting — arrestingly, adv. /euh res ting/, adj. 1. attracting or capable of attracting attention or interest; striking: an arresting smile. 2. making or having made an arrest: the arresting officer. [ARREST + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • arresting — [ə rest′iŋ] adj. attracting attention; interesting; striking arrestingly adv …   English World dictionary

  • arrest — v. & n. 1 a seize (a person) and take into custody, esp. by legal authority. b seize (a ship) by legal authority. 2 stop or check (esp. a process or moving thing). 3 a attract (a person s attention). b attract the attention of (a person). n …   Useful english dictionary

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