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See definition of rest on on Dictionary.com
  • as inbase on
  • as incount on
  • as incount on/count upon
  • as independ
  • as inhinge on
  • as inlean
  • as inpush

synonyms for rest on

  • build
  • depend on
  • form on
  • found on
  • hinge on
  • place on
  • stand on
  • bank on
  • believe
  • believe in
  • bet on
  • depend on
  • lean on
  • trust
  • aim for
  • bargain for
  • count upon
  • expect from
  • heed
  • plan on
  • reckon on
  • score
  • stake on
  • swear by
  • tab
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How to use rest on in a sentence

Edna Pontellier, casting her eyes about, had finally kept them at rest upon the sea.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He worketh under correction, and seeketh to rest: let his hands be idle, and he seeketh liberty.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
We had half a dozen passengers to Ferrara; for the rest of the way, I had this extensive traveling establishment to myself.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
If he continue, he shall leave a name above a thousand: and if he rest, it shall be to his advantage.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Captains Spotstroke and Pool were equally careful; the rest of those present drank freely.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He showed his wisdom in giving the Pandemonium card-room a very wide berth for the rest of his days.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Madame Ratignolle, when they had regained her cottage, went in to take the hour's rest which she considered helpful.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
But there is a pinnacle of human success and of human opinion, on which human foot was never yet permitted to rest.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
His head fell back limp on MacRae's arm, and the rest of the message went with the game old Dutchman across the big divide.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Then he cut away the knobs by which he climbed to it, until there was barely sufficient for his own tiny toes to rest on.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
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WORDS RELATED TO REST ON

  • build
  • depend on
  • form on
  • found on
  • hinge on
  • place on
  • rest on
  • stand on
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.