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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Detain(0.02090 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Detain.
English → Indonesian (quick)
menahan, menangkap, mendeking
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: deprive of freedom; take into confinement [syn: confine]
2: stop or halt; “Please stay the bloodshed!” [syn: stay, delay]
3: cause to be slowed down or delayed; “Traffic was delayed by
the bad weather”; “she delayed the work that she didn't
want to perform” [syn: delay, hold up] [ant: rush]
English → English (gcide)
Detain \De*tain"\ (d[-e]*t[=a]n"), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Detained; p. pr. & vb. n. Detaining.] [F. d['e]tenir, L.
detinere, detentum; de + tenere to hold. See Tenable.]
1. To keep back or from; to withhold.
Detain not the wages of the hireling. --Jer. Taylor.
2. To restrain from proceeding; to stay or stop; to delay;
as, we were detained by an accident.
Let us detain thee, until we shall have made ready a
kid for thee. --Judges xiii.
3. To hold or keep in custody.
Syn: To withhold; retain; stop; stay; arrest; check; retard;
Detain \De*tain"\, n.
Detention. [Obs.] --Spenser.