arrested development


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Noun1.arrested development - an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurelyarrested development - an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
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arrested development

[əˌrestɪddɪˈveləpmənt] Natrofia f, desarrollo m atrofiado
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in Arrested Development, which was just renewed for a fifth season.
Barton has organized the contributions that make up the main body of the text in four sections devoted to life in Newport Beach, California, deconstructing the character of the Bluths, comparative essays, and what makes Arrested Development a program that transcends television.
The Arrested Development star is at the Toronto International Film Festival promoting his directorial debt Bad Words, and revealed being at the helm of a movie was a dream he had harboured for some time.
Applying Moffitt's taxonomy of "adolescent limited" (low-level offenders during the teen years) and those who continue to offend as "arrested development offenders," his hypothesis is that this new emerging adulthood stage leads some adolescent limited offenders to become arrested development offenders by weakening traditional social controls on crime.
Michael Cera is back for another series of Arrested Development.
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Summary: Jeffrey Tambor has joined the chorus of cast members clamouring for an Arrested Development movie.
but hip-hop outfit Arrested Development still play with youth and vitality.
Arrested Development, HMV Picture House, Edinburgh ***
Other characters in the rundown include eccentric Tobias Funke, played by David Cross, from axed US comedy Arrested Development.
The idea of grown-ups flinching at the sight of ridiculous potpourris of metal known as Daleks suggests arrested development.
To get any party going the music must be great and in this case, the three local bands along with a DJ and Arrested Development, the eight-member hip hop band from Atlanta, United States managed to serve up some scintillating fare that had the crowd rocking on into the night.