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rest with sb

formal
verb uk phrasal verb with rest   /rest/ us  
If a responsibility or decision rests with someone, they are responsible for it: The authority to call an emergency meeting rests with the president.
Translations of “rest with sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 是(某人)的責任, 由(某人)負責…
in Chinese (Simplified) 是(某人)的责任, 由(某人)负责…
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