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Definition of "rest":

noun: freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)


noun: a support on which things can be put

"the gun was steadied on a special rest"


noun: a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration


noun: something left after other parts have been taken away

"he threw away the rest"


noun: euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)

"she was laid to rest beside her husband"


noun: a state of inaction

"a body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon"


noun: a pause for relaxation

"people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"


verb: be at rest


verb: stay the same; remain in a certain state

"rest assured"


verb: take a short break from one's activities in order to relax


verb: give a rest to

"He rested his bad leg"


verb: rest on or as if on a pillow


verb: sit, as on a branch


verb: not move; be in a resting position


verb: put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying

"Rest your head on my shoulder"


verb: be inactive, refrain from acting

"The committee is resting over the summer"


verb: be inherent or innate in


verb: have a place in relation to something else

"The responsibility rests with the Allies"



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