rest

Part of speech: verb

To cause to cease from labor or exertion; cease; desist.

Part of speech: verb

To support; sustain; trust.

Part of speech: verb

To repose; sleep; be quiet; be still in death.

Part of speech: noun

Cessation from exertion or motion; peace; sleep; death.

Part of speech: noun

A support; stopping place; pause or interval in music.

Part of speech: verb

To remain; be left.

Part of speech: noun

A remainder; the others.

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Usage examples "rest":

  1. The rest I have told you. - "King Arthur's Socks and Other Village Plays", Floyd Dell.
  2. What does all the rest matter?" - "They of the High Trails", Hamlin Garland.
  3. Yes, I will rest first, thank you! - "Foes", Mary Johnston.