Die Übersetzung von "rest" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /rest/ us /rest/
the rest

A2 the part of something that remains

el resto
Do you want to spend the rest of your life with him?

A2 a period of time when you relax or sleep

Why don’t you have a rest?
You should try to get some rest before we leave.
verb uk /rest/ us /rest/

B1 to relax or sleep because you are tired

Pete’s resting after his long drive.

to put something on or against a surface

She rested her head on his shoulder.

(Die Übersetzung von "rest" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /rest/

a (usually short) period of not working etc after, or between periods of, effort; (a period of) freedom from worries etc

descanso, reposo
Digging the garden is hard work – let’s stop for a rest
Let’s have/take a rest
I need a rest from all these problems – I’m going to take a week’s holiday.


descanso, sueño
He needs a good night’s rest.

something which holds or supports

apoyo, soporte
a book-rest
a headrest on a car seat.

a state of not moving

en reposo
The machine is at rest.
restful adjective

bringing rest

reposado, descansado
a restful holiday.

(of colours, music etc) causing a person to feel calm and relaxed

Some people find blue a restful colour
After a hard day’s work, I like to listen to some restful music.


relajado, tranquilo; descansado
at rest: The patient seems more restful now.
restfully adverb

restfulness noun

restless adjective

always moving; showing signs of worry, boredom, impatience etc

inquieto, agitado
a restless child
He’s been doing the same job for years now and he’s beginning to get restless.

during which a person does not sleep

a restless night.
restlessly adverb

restlessness noun

intranquilidad, nerviosismo
rest home noun

a place where old people live and are cared for; nursing home, old people’s home.

rest room noun

(American ) a toilet in a theatre/theater, factory etc.

servicios, lavabos
at rest

free from pain, worry etc.

en paz
come to rest

to stop moving

pararse, detenerse
The ball came to rest under a tree.
lay to rest

to bury (someone) in a grave

She was laid to rest in the vault of St George’s Chapel.
let the matter rest

to stop discussing etc a matter.

dejar/quedar el asunto ahí
rest assured

to be certain

quedarse tranquilo
You may rest assured that we will take your views into consideration.
set someone’s mind at rest

to take away a person’s worries about something

tranquilizar a alguien
We set her mind at rest by promising to call her as soon as we arrived.

(Die Übersetzung von "rest" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)