attention-arresting

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Англо-русский словарь по авиационной медицине. 2013.

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  • Arresting — Ar*rest ing ([a^]r*r[e^]st [i^]ng), a. Striking; attracting attention; impressive. [1913 Webster] This most solemn and arresting occurrence. J. H. Newman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arresting — [ə rest′iŋ] adj. attracting attention; interesting; striking arrestingly adv …   English World dictionary

  • attention — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Direction of the mind toward Nouns 1. attention, mindfulness, intentness, attentiveness, thought, thoughtfulness, advertence, attention to detail, care, special consideration; observance, observation,… …   English dictionary for students

  • arresting — arrestingly, adv. /euh res ting/, adj. 1. attracting or capable of attracting attention or interest; striking: an arresting smile. 2. making or having made an arrest: the arresting officer. [ARREST + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • Arresting — Arrest Ar*rest , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Arrested}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Arresting}.] [OE. aresten, OF. arester, F. arr[^e]ter, fr. LL. arrestare; L. ad + restare to remain, stop; re + stare to stand. See {Rest} remainder.] 1. To stop; to check or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arresting — adjective Date: 1792 catching the attention ; striking, impressive < an arresting image > • arrestingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • arresting — ar|rest|ing [ ə restıŋ ] adjective FORMAL attracting your attention: STRIKING: She was an arresting figure in her bright summer dress …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • arresting — UK [əˈrestɪŋ] / US adjective formal attracting your attention She was an arresting figure in her bright summer dress …   English dictionary

  • arresting — ar•rest•ing [[t]əˈrɛs tɪŋ[/t]] adj. 1) attracting or capable of attracting attention or interest; striking 2) law making or having made an arrest: the arresting officer[/ex] • Etymology: 1840–50 ar•rest′ing•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • arresting — /əˈrɛstɪŋ / (say uh resting) adjective catching the attention; striking: an arresting painting …   Australian English dictionary

  • arresting — adjective commanding attention an arresting drawing of people turning into animals a sensational concert one never to be forgotten a stunning performance • Syn: ↑sensational, ↑stunning • Similar to: ↑impressive …   Useful english dictionary

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