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rest on sb/sth

phrasal verb with rest uk   us   /rest/ verb
If your eyes rest on something or someone when you are looking around an area, you start looking only at that particular object or person: Her eyes rested on a small wooden box at the back of the shop.
Translations of “rest on sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) (目光在環顧四周後)落在…上, 注目於,凝視…
in Chinese (Simplified) (目光在环顾四周后)落在…上, 注目于,凝视…
(Definition of rest on sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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