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Turkish translation of “rest”

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 laurelsPhysical 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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