Translation of "rest" - English-Spanish dictionary



to sleep; to lie or sit quietly in order to get new strength or energy, or because one is tired

descansar, reposar(se)
Mother is resting at the moment.

to (make or allow to) lean, lie, sit, remain etc on or against something

descansar sobre, apoyar(se)
Her head rested on his shoulder
He rested his hand on her arm
Her gaze rested on the jewels.

to relax, be calm etc

relajarse, estar tranquilo
I will never rest until I know the murderer has been caught.

to (allow to) depend on

depender de
Our hopes now rest on him, since all else has failed.

(with with) (of a duty etc) to belong to

The choice rests with you.

(Translation of “rest” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)