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rest

verb (STOP) 停止     /rest/
[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 (使)暂停,(使)停止;(使)休息 The doctor told him that he should rest for a few days. 医生告诉他应该休息几天。 He looked away from the computer screen to rest his eyes. 他把视线从电脑显示屏上移开,让眼睛休息一下。 She promised that she would not rest (= would not stop looking) until the murderer of her son was caught and imprisoned. 她发誓杀害她儿子的凶手不被捕入狱,她就不会善罢罢休。 →  See also rest up Passive and not working
be resting informal
to be an actor who does not have any work (演员)没有接到戏而呆在家里 Over 90% of professional actors are resting at any given time. 任何时候都有超过90%的职业演员无戏可演。 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 (律师出庭用语)陈述完毕。 Lawyers and legal officials
(Definition of rest verb (STOP) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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