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Translation of "rest" - English-Turkish dictionary

rest

verb     /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.Sleep and sleepingStaying and remainingWaiting
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 Pauses and interludes
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 Physical supports and supportingArches, columns and beams
(Definition of rest verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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