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rest (n):
freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
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took his repose by the swimming pool
Related Words: relaxationrepose
rest (n):
a support on which things can be put
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the gun was steadied on a special rest
rest (n):
a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration
rest (n):
something left after other parts have been taken away
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there was no remainder.
he threw away the rest.
he took what he wanted and I got the balance

Related Words: remainderresidualresidue
rest (n):
euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)
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she was laid to rest beside her husband.
they had to put their family pet to sleep
rest (n):
a state of inaction
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a body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon
rest (n):
a pause for relaxation
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people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests
rest (v):
be at rest
rest (v):
stay the same; remain in a certain state
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The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it.
rest assured.
stay alone.
He remained unmoved by her tears.
The bad weather continued for another week

Related Word: stay
rest (v):
take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
Related Words: breathe
rest (v):
give a rest to
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He rested his bad leg.
Rest the dogs for a moment
rest (v):
rest on or as if on a pillow
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pillow your head
Related Words: pillow
rest (v):
sit, as on a branch
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The birds perched high in the tree
Related Words: perchroost
rest (v):
not move; be in a resting position
rest (v):
put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying
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Rest your head on my shoulder
rest (v):
be inactive, refrain from acting
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The committee is resting over the summer
rest (v):
have a place in relation to something else
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The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West.
The responsibility rests with the Allies

Related Word: lie
rest (v):
be inherent or innate in
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