Translation of "rest" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /rest/ us /rest/
the rest

A2 the part of something that remains

il resto
Do you want to spend the rest of your life with him? Vuoi passare il resto della vita con lui?

A2 a period of time when you relax or sleep

Why don’t you have a rest? Perché non ti riposi?
You should try to get some rest before we leave. Dovresti cercare di riposarti un po’ prima di partire.
verb uk /rest/ us /rest/

B1 to relax or sleep because you are tired

Pete’s resting after his long drive. Pete si sta riposando dopo aver guidato a lungo.

to put something on or against a surface

She rested her head on his shoulder. Ha appoggiato la testa sulla sua spalla.

(Translation of “rest” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)