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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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The second crash involved a silver Seat which skidded and rolled down the grass verge in the central reservation before coming to rest on its roof.
Suddenly, her grandmother, Mildred Vickers, lost control of her Chevy Blazer, and the vehicle skidded off the mountain road and rolled over seven or eight times, tumbling down a hill before coming to rest on an old strip-mine site.
The boat was thrown from the trailer, hitting the roof of the truck before coming to rest ahead of the truck in a grassy field.
The Cobra hit the trees and lost the tail boom before coming to rest on its right side.
The single-decker coach hit a set of railings, mounted the pavement and mowed down several people before coming to rest in front of a shop.
In this region the block oscillates over a finite number of periods before coming to rest.
His partner slithers down from under his supporting arm, coming to rest draped over his flexed left thigh.
James Mirollo bracingly considers the many twentieth-century poems addressing Bruegel's Fall of Icarus coming to rest on Auden and Williams as examples of a conflictual paradigm of image envy, a combative relationship between poem and painting where the poem ignores, misreads, and distorts the image.
Heavily swaddled, the craft will hit the ground at 20 meters per second and bounce like a beach ball as many as 12 times before coming to rest on Martian soil some 3 hours before sunrise.
Baraka assails the white concept of gender equality in favor of submissive women; and his suspicions of imperialism under any guise, although he adopts Marxism, ultimately lead him through political twists, fraught with ambiguities, between the expressive and performative modes, coming to rest in what Olaniyan describes as change.
Here's one why: The Pontiac flipped into the air and the driver's side slammed into the tirewall and adjoining guardrail before coming to rest on its roof.
The stock's Schaeffer's put/call open interest ratio (SOIR) has steadily declined since the beginning of October, coming to rest at today's perch at 0.
The driver of the blue Ford Focus eventually lost control on Bilston Road at the junction with Darlaston Road and demolished a lamppost and a wall before coming to rest in a garden.
As it went over the Eldon crossroads and on to Close House, it crossed to the offside of the carriageway and collided with a fence before coming to rest in a field.
The airplane traveled about 95 yards while still caught on the wire, then impacted terrain, coming to rest about 3/4 of a mile from the airport.