rest translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

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.
(Definition of rest from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


a natural ability or skill

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More