Translation of "rest" - English-Portuguese dictionary

rest

noun uk /rest/ us /rest/
the rest

A2 the part of something that remains

o restante
Do you want to spend the rest of your life with him?

A2 a period of time when you relax or sleep

descanso
Why don’t you have a rest?
You should try to get some rest before we leave.
verb uk /rest/ us /rest/

B1 to relax or sleep because you are tired

descansar
Pete’s resting after his long drive.

to put something on or against a surface

apoiar
She rested her head on his shoulder.

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