What does the word repose mean?

Usage examples for repose

  1. The effect of this victory was to raise the reputation of Temujin as a military commander higher than ever, and greatly to increase the confidence which Vang Khan was inclined to repose in him. – Genghis Khan, Makers of History Series by Jacob Abbott
  2. " There may be, but I know nothing of them," said Harcourt; and in the frank air of the speaker the other did not hesitate to repose his trust. – The Fortunes Of Glencore by Charles James Lever
  3. So, thankful to repose her mind on another, Sabina for a while came to standing- ground in her storm- stricken journey. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts