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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 Rest Test can be taken on the |BBC Radio 4 website and at resttest.
He congratulated the Chief Minister Pervez Khattak and his team for materializing the idea of commercialization of the rest houses and implementing other reforms.
Table 31: World 14-Year Perspective for Polypropylene Filmsby Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Salesfor US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excludingJapan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-82Polypropylene Films by Segment: II-83Table 32: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forBOPP Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America andRest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with AnnualSales Figures in 000' Tons for Years 2014 through 2020(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83
Since they are the rest of choice for the majority of bowhunters, move-away arrow rests have received a great deal of design focus from manufacturers so we are seeing a higher rate of technological advances and feature development in this category.
New Archery Products has an innovative new rest called the ARMOR-REST ($140).
Researchers studied almost 500 women in four different investigations, concluding that the notion of rest being good for both mother and baby could well be a myth.
How does it serve the rest of us to let the politicians design their own political districts, thus making themselves and their parties invulnerable at the ballot box, and ensuring that extremists on the left and right get elected while moderate, sensible candidates don't stand a chance?
Storage security appliances are the most common method of implementing encryption for data at rest today.
On the one hand, it doesn't hurt to allow rest and renewal if necessary, but I realized we observe sabbath out of a sense of respect.
He warns not to take too much time to stop and rest: "It's better to do three short circuits at a high pace with little rest than one long circuit with too much rest.
But there are other factors that influence your training regimen: namely, the order in which you perform the exercises, the number of different muscle groups targeted in one workout, and the amount of rest in between sets.
The second bill would create a 13-member panel known as the "Study Commission on New Jersey Highway Rest Areas for Truck Drivers" to consider how best to address the lack of rest areas for interstate truck drivers.
Although never for all a day of rest, much less of worship, early nineteenth century Protestants tried to impose the Puritan Sabbath in reaction to an increasingly culturally diverse country and in an economy whose competitive pressures and new technologies threatened a universal weekly day of rest.
Through most of 2000, the yen hugged a tight range between 100 and 110, and provided a stable neighborhood for currencies and exporters in the rest of Asia.