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What is another word for detains?

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To apprehend or arrest someone
“Was there reasonable grounds for believing that it was necessary to detain the suspect without charge?”
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To keep someone from proceeding by holding them back
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“Immigration officers would detain him with a throng of questions about the purpose of his visit.”
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To imprison, confine or incarcerate someone
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To postpone from being dealt with
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To detain (a person) in conversation against their will
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To refuse to give (something that is due to or is desired by another)
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To make a request or suggestion
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