Nouns (13)

rest
n. a support on which things can be put; "the gun was steadied on a special rest"
rest
n. a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration
quietus, eternal sleep, eternal rest, sleep, rest
n. euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb); "she was laid to rest beside her husband"; "they had to put their family pet to sleep"
rest
n. a state of inaction; "a body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon"
rest period, relief, rest, respite
n. a pause for relaxation; "people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"
Rest
n. [the state of being inactive, especially after labor or strain]

Verbs (16)

rest
v. be inactive, refrain from acting; "The committee is resting over the summer"
rest, remain, stay
v. stay the same; remain in a certain state; "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"; "rest assured"; "stay alone"; "He remained unmoved by her tears"; "The bad weather continued for another week"
take a breather, catch one's breath, breathe, rest
v. take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
rest
v. give a rest to; "He rested his bad leg"; "Rest the dogs for a moment"
rest
v. put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying; "Rest your head on my shoulder"
rest
v. not move; be in a resting position
rest
v. be inactive, refrain from acting; "The committee is resting over the summer"
rest, lie
v. have a place in relation to something else; "The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West"; "The responsibility rests with the Allies"
lie, rest
v. have a place in relation to something else; "The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West"; "The responsibility rests with the Allies"

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be active, move
v. be in a state of action; "she is always moving"
abort
v. terminate a pregnancy by undergoing an abortion
acquire
v. locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
change, shift, switch
v. lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; "switch to a different brand of beer"; "She switched psychiatrists"; "The car changed lanes"
leave behind, leave alone, leave
v. leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking; "leave it as is"; "leave the young fawn alone"; "leave the flowers that you see in the park behind"
fail
v. get worse; "Her health is declining"
find oneself, find
v. accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation; "My son went to Berkeley to find himself"
run, go, move
v. progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
crack
v. break into simpler molecules by means of heat; "The petroleum cracked"
pass
v. transfer to another; of rights or property; "Our house passed under his official control"
pull up stakes, depart, leave
v. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
go
v. be or continue to be in a certain condition; "The children went hungry that day"
go, run
v. have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..."

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