Translation of "rest" - English-Turkish dictionary

rest

verb uk us /rest/

B1 [ I ] to relax or sleep because you are tired after doing an activity or because you are ill

dinlenmek, istirahat etmek
Pete's resting after his long drive.
rest your eyes/feet/legs, etc

B2 to stop using your eyes/feet, etc for a while because they are tired

gözlerini/ayaklarını/bacaklarını dinlendirmek
rest (sth) on/against, etc

If something rests somewhere, or if you rest it somewhere, it is supported by something else.

yasla(n)mak, daya(n)mak
She rested her elbows on the table.
→ See also rest on your laurels

(Translation of “rest verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)