Definition of Detain. Meaning of Detain. Synonyms of Detain

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Definition of Detain

Detain
Detain De*tain", n. Detention. [Obs.] --Spenser.

Meaning of Detain from wikipedia

- individual pursuant to a prosecution or to protect a person or property. Being detained does not always result in being taken to a particular area (generally called...
- Detainer (from detain, Latin detinere); originally in British law, the act of keeping a person against his will, or the wrongful keeping of a person's...
- Detained may refer to Detention (imprisonment) Detained (film), a 1924 silent starring Stan Laurel "Detained" (Star Trek: Enterprise), an episode of Star...
- Detainment is a 2018 Irish short drama film written and directed by Vincent Lambe, about the murder of James Bulger. It was nominated for the Best Live...
- Detention may refer to: Detention (imprisonment), imprisonment of someone guilty or suspected of a crime Detention basin, an artificial flow control structure...
- Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld said the detention camp was established to detain extraordinarily dangerous people, to interrogate detainees in an optimal...
- Detained in Dubai is a London-based organisation founded in 2008 by Radha Stirling, which states its aim is to help foreigners abroad. In July 2020, both...
- A disc tumbler or disc detainer lock is a lock composed of slotted rotating detainer discs. The lock was invented by Finnish founder of Abloy, Emil Henriksson...
- Detained is a 2015 political thriller written by Don Brown. It was initially released in April, 2015. The novel's storyline explores tortuous conditions...
- is also occasionally used to describe a neutral country's practice of detaining belligerent armed forces and equipment on its territory during times of...
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