rest verb (STOP) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "rest" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb (STOP)
[I or T] to (cause someone or something to) stop doing a particular activity or stop being active for a period of time in order to relax and get back your strength
The doctor told him that he should rest for a few days.
He looked away from the computer screen to rest his eyes.
She promised that she would not rest (= would not stop looking) until the murderer of her son was caught and imprisoned.
→  See also rest up Passive and not working
be resting informal to be an actor who does not have any work
Over 90% of professional actors are resting at any given time.
Employment status and types of workActing, rehearsing and performing
I rest my case. ( also My case rests.) legal said by lawyers in a law court when they have finished the explanation of their case
Lawyers and legal officials
(Definition of rest verb (STOP) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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