rest translate English to French: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "rest" - English-French dictionary


to sleep; to lie or sit quietly in order to get new strength or energy, or because one is tired
(se) reposer
Mother is resting at the moment.
to (make or allow to) lean, lie, sit, remain etc on or against something
(re)poser, (s’)appuyer (sur)
Her head rested on his shoulder He rested his hand on her arm Her gaze rested on the jewels.
to relax, be calm etc
être calme, tranquille
I will never rest until I know the murderer has been caught.
to (allow to) depend on
reposer sur
Our hopes now rest on him, since all else has failed.
(with with) (of a duty etc) to belong to
appartenir à
The choice rests with you.
(Definition of rest from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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