take into custody
index apprehend (arrest), arrest (apprehend), book, capture, confine, constrain (imprison), detain (hold in custody), distrain, enclose, immure, impound, jail, restrain, seize (apprehend)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • take into custody — Arrest, take up, take prisoner …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • take into custody — arrest, imprison …   English contemporary dictionary

  • take into legal custody — index impound Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take into preventive custody — index arrest (apprehend) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take into protective custody — index arrest (apprehend) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • custody — [kus′tə dē] n. pl. custodies [ME custodie < L custodia < custos, a guard, keeper < IE * (s)keudh < base * (s)keus , to cover > SKY] 1. a guarding or keeping safe; care; protection; guardianship 2. the right of having one s children …   English World dictionary

  • take in — Synonyms and related words: abbreviate, abridge, absorb, abstract, accept, accouple, accumulate, acquire, admit, adsorb, affect, agglutinate, amass, appear, appreciate, apprehend, arrest, articulate, assemble, assimilate, assister, associate,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • take — 1. verb 1) she took his hand Syn: lay hold of, get hold of; grasp, grip, clasp, clutch, grab Ant: give 2) he took an envelope from his pocket Syn: remove …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • take — verb 1) she took his hand Syn: grasp, get hold of, grip, clasp, clutch, grab 2) he took an envelope from his pocket Syn: remove, pull, draw, withdraw, extract …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • custody — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. care, [safe]keeping, charge, protection; imprisonment, bondage. See safety, restraint, retention. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Protection] Syn. care, guardianship, supervision, keeping, safekeeping, charge …   English dictionary for students

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