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Synonyms for rest

relax

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depend

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be placed

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inactivity

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at rest: motionless

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continue being

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a pause or interval, as from work or duty

freedom from labor, responsibility, or strain

to take repose by ceasing work or other effort for an interval of time

to take repose, as by sleeping or lying quietly

to have an inherent basis

rest on: to be determined by or contingent on something unknown, uncertain, or changeable

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what remains after a part has been used or subtracted

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something left after other parts have been taken away

freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

a state of inaction

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

a support on which things can be put

a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration

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

have a place in relation to something else

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be inherent or innate in

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

sit, as on a branch

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rest on or as if on a pillow

be inactive, refrain from acting

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In this picture the block comes to rest when the block's position at a turning point (on the x-axis) falls for the first time between points A and B.
This is struck in the same direction as the original and, without any announcement; he plays another ball from the tee which comes to rest in the fairway.
When the debris from these lahars comes to rest, it often swallows entire forests.
My favorites are the ones where the camera just comes to rest on a view or a thing--the Brooklyn Bridge in early morning, a bunch of bananas on a windowsill in time-lapse daylight.
In contrast to the route of the gods in Shiraiwa, a route that ran from the mountain shrine past the village shrine to the field shrine, the route of the gods in Kakunodate runs from the mountain to the festival wagon and comes to rest in the hariban.
1 WHOAAA: Suzanne's car speeds off after she hits accelerator' 2 WALLOP: Motor flips over after smashing into the diesel pump' 3 BELLY UP: Toyota rolls onto roof as terrified Suzanne clings on' 4 IT'S OVER: Car comes to rest with pensioner trapped inside' SHAKEN: Suzanne
Hughes' windy characterization comes to rest on a very shaky construct: that Graham-Dixon is "of" his generation.