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

synonyms for rest on

  • bow
  • cock
  • drift
  • incline
  • nod
  • prop
  • recline
  • slant
  • tilt
  • tip
  • twist
  • veer
  • beetle
  • cant
  • careen
  • curve
  • decline
  • deflect
  • dip
  • divert
  • droop
  • heel
  • jut
  • list
  • overhang
  • pitch
  • place
  • repose
  • rest
  • roll
  • sag
  • sheer
  • sink
  • slope
  • turn
  • be off
  • be slanted
  • bear on
  • fasten on
  • hang on
  • put weight on
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antonyms for rest on

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  • straighten
  • ascend
  • energize
  • forget
  • increase
  • rise
  • dislike
  • disregard
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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
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