detain

detain

detains

detained

detained

detaining

Verb
juridik
  • "Israelis detain hundreds without trial"

Synonymer

hindra genom att ta någons tid
  • "Don't let me detain you"
  • "I tried to detain him from leaving, but he was too strong"
  • "The police detained several suspects for questioning"
sitta kvar
  • "Several pupils were detained after school"

Synonymer

  • "We were detained by the bad weather"

Synonymer

fördröja
  • "She detained me another half-hour unnecessarily"