rearrest

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rearrest

(ˌriːəˈrɛst)
vb (tr)
1. (Law) to arrest someone who has committed a crime for a second time
2. (Law) to arrest someone who has escaped from custody

rearrest


Past participle: rearrested
Gerund: rearresting

Imperative
rearrest
rearrest
Present
I rearrest
you rearrest
he/she/it rearrests
we rearrest
you rearrest
they rearrest
Preterite
I rearrested
you rearrested
he/she/it rearrested
we rearrested
you rearrested
they rearrested
Present Continuous
I am rearresting
you are rearresting
he/she/it is rearresting
we are rearresting
you are rearresting
they are rearresting
Present Perfect
I have rearrested
you have rearrested
he/she/it has rearrested
we have rearrested
you have rearrested
they have rearrested
Past Continuous
I was rearresting
you were rearresting
he/she/it was rearresting
we were rearresting
you were rearresting
they were rearresting
Past Perfect
I had rearrested
you had rearrested
he/she/it had rearrested
we had rearrested
you had rearrested
they had rearrested
Future
I will rearrest
you will rearrest
he/she/it will rearrest
we will rearrest
you will rearrest
they will rearrest
Future Perfect
I will have rearrested
you will have rearrested
he/she/it will have rearrested
we will have rearrested
you will have rearrested
they will have rearrested
Future Continuous
I will be rearresting
you will be rearresting
he/she/it will be rearresting
we will be rearresting
you will be rearresting
they will be rearresting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been rearresting
you have been rearresting
he/she/it has been rearresting
we have been rearresting
you have been rearresting
they have been rearresting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been rearresting
you will have been rearresting
he/she/it will have been rearresting
we will have been rearresting
you will have been rearresting
they will have been rearresting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been rearresting
you had been rearresting
he/she/it had been rearresting
we had been rearresting
you had been rearresting
they had been rearresting
Conditional
I would rearrest
you would rearrest
he/she/it would rearrest
we would rearrest
you would rearrest
they would rearrest
Past Conditional
I would have rearrested
you would have rearrested
he/she/it would have rearrested
we would have rearrested
you would have rearrested
they would have rearrested
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After weeks of meetings with prosecutors and public defenders, the Ventura County Sheriff's Department has halted its long-standing practice of rearresting criminal suspects who have been in jail 48 hours without being arraigned.
Rearresting suspects is an unusual move, authorities acknowledged, but police said they did not want to free the suspects while the case still was under review.