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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 Vietnamese sự nghỉ ngơi, sự yên tĩnh…
in Spanish reposo…
in Thai ความสงบ…
in Malaysian tenang…
in French repos…
in German die Ruhe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 休息, 憩息, 臥眠…
in Indonesian tenang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 休息, 憩息, 卧眠…
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