English dictionary definition of:

rest


Noun

  • freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
  • a support on which things can be put
  • a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration
  • something left after other parts have been taken away
  • euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)
  • a state of inaction
  • a pause for relaxation

Verb

  • be at rest
  • stay the same; remain in a certain state
  • take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
  • give a rest to
  • rest on or as if on a pillow
  • sit, as on a branch
  • not move; be in a resting position
  • put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying
  • be inactive, refrain from acting
  • be inherent or innate in
  • have a place in relation to something else

Thesaurus

balance breathe ease lie perch pillow quietus relaxation relief remain remainder repose reside residual residue residuum respite roost sleep stay

Scrabble score for rest


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 20:17:20 on 19-10-19

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