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Engelsk navneord: rest

1. rest something left after other parts have been taken away

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was no remainder.
He threw away the rest.
He took what he wanted and I got the balance.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)balance, remainder, residual, residue, residuum

Mindre specifikke termercomponent, component part, constituent, part, portion

Mere specifikke termerleftover, remnant

2. rest (om handling) freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTook his repose by the swimming pool.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ease, relaxation, repose

Mindre specifikke termerinactivity

Mere specifikke termerbed rest, bedrest, dormancy, laziness, leisure, lie-in, quiescence, quiescency, sleeping

3. rest (om tid) a pause for relaxation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPeople actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)relief, respite, rest period

Mindre specifikke termerbreak, intermission, interruption, pause, suspension

Mere specifikke termerbreath, breather, breathing place, breathing space, breathing spell, breathing time

4. rest (om tilstand) a state of inaction

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon.

Mindre specifikke termerinaction, inactiveness, inactivity

5. rest (om tilstand) euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe was laid to rest beside her husband.
They had to put their family pet to sleep.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)eternal rest, eternal sleep, quietus, sleep

Mindre specifikke termerdeath

6. rest (om genstand) a support on which things can be put

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gun was steadied on a special rest.

Mindre specifikke termersupport

Mere specifikke termerarmrest, chin rest, headrest

7. rest (om kommunikation) a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration

Mindre specifikke termermusical notation

Mere specifikke termerhalf rest, quarter rest, whole rest

Engelsk udsagnsord: rest

1. rest (om relation) not move; be in a resting position

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue rest

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Mere specifikke termerkneel, stand, stand up

2. rest (om kommunikation) take a short break from one's activities in order to relax

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue rest

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)breathe, catch one's breath, take a breather

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerbreak, intermit, pause

3. rest (om kommunikation) give a rest to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe rested his bad leg.
Rest the dogs for a moment.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termerblow

4. rest (om tilstand) have a place in relation to something else

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West.
The responsibility rests with the Allies.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lie

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Udsagnsord med lignende betydninglie

5. rest (i anatomi) be at rest

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue rest

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerrecline, recumb, repose

Mere specifikke termercatch some Z's, drowse, kip, log Z's, sleep, slumber

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)be active, move

6. rest (om ændring) stay the same; remain in a certain state

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it.
Rest assured.
Stay alone.
He remained unmoved by her tears.
The bad weather continued for another week.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)remain, stay

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s Adjective

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Mere specifikke termerbe, keep, keep out, sit tight, stand, stay fresh, stay together, stick together

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)change

7. rest (om tilstand) be inherent or innate in

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)repose, reside

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP

Mindre specifikke termerattach to, inhere in

8. rest (om relation) put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRest your head on my shoulder.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey rest their rifles on the cabinet

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerlay, place, pose, position, put, set

9. rest (om relation) sit, as on a branch

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe birds perched high in the tree.

Eksempler på anvendelseSome big birds rest in the tree, There rest some big birds in the tree

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)perch, roost

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termersit, sit down

10. rest (om relation) rest on or as if on a pillow

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPillow your head.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pillow

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerlay, place, pose, position, put, set

11. rest (om adfærd) be inactive, refrain from acting

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe committee is resting over the summer.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mere specifikke termerhibernate

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