rest[ rest ]SEE DEFINITION OF rest
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REST
I need cheerfulness and rest for a long time after this day in town.
I was with him when he died, but knew not the hour he departed, for he sunk to rest like an infant.
The rest of the estate went to the testator's widow for life, and then to charity.
Now they neared the foot of the shaft where the rest of the party seemed to await them.
Let it go and tuck in your handkerchief like the rest of us.
Unless you do as I bid you, I will keep you in irons for the rest of the voyage!
All sacredness and sweetness, all that was pure and brave and truthful, seemed to rest in her.
At last this lively maiden got Philip away from the rest, and began to cross-question him.
We are now safe again, and I must give the horses a few days' rest.
My horse was completely knocked up, and I was glad to be able to give him a rest.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR REST
- load off one's mind
- quick fix
- breathing space
- breathing spell
- coffee break
- happy hour
- rest period
- time out