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Meaning of word rest from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

rest   verb

Meaning : Not move. Be in a resting position.

Meaning : Take a short break from one's activities in order to relax.

Synonyms : breathe, catch one's breath, take a breather

काम करते-करते थककर आराम करना।

राही पेड़ के नीचे सुस्ता रहा है।
आराम करना, आराम फरमाना, कमर खोलना, कमर सीधी करना, थकान उतारना, थकान मिटाना, दम भरना, विश्राम करना, सुस्ताना

Meaning : Give a rest to.

Example : He rested his bad leg.
Rest the dogs for a moment.

Meaning : Have a place in relation to something else.

Example : The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West.
The responsibility rests with the Allies.

Synonyms : lie

Meaning : Be at rest.

Be in a state of action.

She is always moving.
be active, move

Meaning : Stay the same. Remain in a certain state.

Example : The 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.

Synonyms : remain, stay

Undergo a change. Become different in essence. Losing one's or its original nature.

She changed completely as she grew older.
The weather changed last night.

Meaning : Be inherent or innate in.

Synonyms : repose, reside

Meaning : Put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying.

Example : Rest your head on my shoulder.

किसी के सहारे स्थित करना।

चपरासी ने श्यामपट्ट को तिपाई से टिकाया।
अड़ाना, अराना, उठँगाना, उठंगाना, उढ़काना, उढ़ुकाना, टिकाना, टेकना, टेकाना, ठहराना

Meaning : Sit, as on a branch.

Example : The birds perched high in the tree.

Synonyms : perch, roost

Meaning : Rest on or as if on a pillow.

Example : Pillow your head.

Synonyms : pillow

Meaning : Be inactive, refrain from acting.

Example : The committee is resting over the summer.

rest   noun

Meaning : Something left after other parts have been taken away.

Example : There was no remainder.
He threw away the rest.
He took what he wanted and I got the balance.

Synonyms : balance, remainder, residual, residue, residuum

वह जो बचा हो या बची हुई वस्तु (जबकि अन्य किसी प्रकार समाप्त सा नष्ट हो गया हो)।

घर में आग लगने से कुछ भी शेष नहीं बचा।
अवशिष्ट अंश, बाक़ी, बाकी, शेष

वह जो कुछ उपभोग, नाश, विश्लेषण, व्यय आदि के उपरांत बचा हो।

इस संग्रहालय में हड़प्पा के अवशेष भी हैं।

Meaning : Freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility).

Example : Took his repose by the swimming pool.

Synonyms : ease, relaxation, repose

किसी कार्य आदि के दौरान थोड़ा रुक कर शरीर को आराम देने की क्रिया।

थकने के बाद विश्राम आवश्यक है।
अराम, आराम, चैन, बिसराम, विश्रांति, विश्रान्ति, विश्राम

Meaning : A pause for relaxation.

Example : People actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests.

Synonyms : relief, respite, rest period

Meaning : A state of inaction.

Example : A body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon.

Meaning : Euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb).

Example : She was laid to rest beside her husband.
They had to put their family pet to sleep.

Synonyms : eternal rest, eternal sleep, quietus, sleep

Meaning : A support on which things can be put.

Example : The gun was steadied on a special rest.

Meaning : A musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration.


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