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repose

verb [I usually + adv/prep] uk   /rɪˈpəʊz/ us    /-ˈpoʊz/ formal
to rest or lie: She reposed on the sofa.

repose

noun [U] uk   /rɪˈpəʊz/ us    /-ˈpoʊz/ formal
the state of resting or lying down: Your face is so beautiful in repose.
Translations of “repose”
in Spanish reposo…
in French repos…
in German die Ruhe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 休息, 憩息, 臥眠…
in Chinese (Simplified) 休息, 憩息, 卧眠…
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