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detain
dɪ'teɪn
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Cause to be slowed down or delayed.
  2. Stop or halt.
  3. Deprive of freedom; take into confinement.
Hyphenationde•tain
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb
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扣留kòuliúto detain; to arrest; to hold; to confiscate
扣押kòuyāto detain; to hold in custody; to distrain; to seize property
阻止zǔzhǐto prevent; to block
chìto detain; to hinder
扣住kòuzhùto detain; to hold back by force; to buckle; to hook
拿捕nábǔto detain; to apprehend; to capture
看押kānyāto detain; to take into custody; to imprison temporarily
羁押jīyāto detain; to take into custody; detention; imprisonment
滞留zhìliúto detain; retention
拘留jūliúto detain (a prisoner); to keep somebody in custody
拘禁jūjìnconstraint; to detain; to take into custody
挽留wǎnliúto urge to stay; to detain
kuǎnto treat well; to detain; variant of
羁留jīliúto stay; to detain
forked branches, stone roller, to roll, to stop; to detain; to prohibit, to clutch; to grasp
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