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Detain

Spanish
English

to detain
V

to detain
V

to detain
V


detención
NF

detainer
N


ser prendido por la policía
V
to be detained by the police
V

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English Definitions

detain
V
deprive of freedom; take into confinement
detain
V
stop or halt
detain
V
cause to be slowed down or delayed
N
some held in custody
detainment
N
a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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