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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)暫停,(使)停止;(使)休息 The doctor told him that he should rest for a few days. 醫生告訴他應該休息幾天。 He looked away from the computer screen to rest his eyes. 他把視線從電腦螢幕上移開,讓眼睛休息一下。 She promised that she would not rest (= would not stop looking) until the murderer of her son was caught and imprisoned. 她發誓殺害她兒子的兇手不被捕入獄,她就不會善罷甘休。 →  See also rest up Passive and not working
be resting informal
to be an actor who does not have any work (演員)沒有接到戲而呆在家裡 Over 90% of professional actors are resting at any given time. 任何時候都有超過90%的職業演員無戲可演。 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 (律師出庭用語)陳述完畢。 Lawyers and legal officials
(Definition of rest verb (STOP) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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