1. Something left after other parts have been taken away (synset 113833030)
    "there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"
  2. Freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility) (synset 101066072)
    "took his repose by the swimming pool"
  3. A pause for relaxation (synset 115299060)
    "people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"
  4. A state of inaction (synset 114035972)
    "a body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon"
  5. Euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb) (synset 113986101)
    "she was laid to rest beside her husband"; "they had to put their family pet to sleep"
  6. A support on which things can be put (synset 104088156)
    "the gun was steadied on a special rest"
  7. A musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration (synset 106878227)
  1. Not move;
    Be in a resting position (synset 201548665)
  2. Take a short break from one's activities in order to relax (synset 200781405)
  3. Give a rest to (synset 200781646)
    "He rested his bad leg"; "Rest the dogs for a moment"
  4. Have a place in relation to something else (synset 202737265)
    "The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West"; "The responsibility rests with the Allies"
  5. Be at rest (synset 200014398)
  6. Stay the same;
    Remain in a certain state (synset 200117793)
    "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"
  7. Be inherent or innate in (synset 202670742)
  8. Put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying (synset 201613005)
    "Rest your head on my shoulder"
  9. Sit, as on a branch (synset 201546513)
    "The birds perched high in the tree"
  10. Rest on or as if on a pillow (synset 201505585)
    "pillow your head"
  11. Be inactive, refrain from acting (synset 202601837)
    "The committee is resting over the summer"

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