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  • 1 at rest — index dead, dormant, lifeless (dead) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 at rest — adjective a) not moving; stationary At rest, the car is impressive but when its moving, the sight is astounding. b) dead …

    Wiktionary

  • 3 at rest — stopped, not moving    Tie these ropes while the boat is at rest before it moves …

    English idioms

  • 4 at rest — 1) formal not moving Blood pressure is normal when the patient is at rest. 2) an expression meaning dead , used in situations where the word dead might upset someone …

    English dictionary

  • 5 at rest — at a standstill, not active …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6 at rest — Synonyms and related words: abed, asleep, asleep in Jesus, at ease, at home, bereft of life, breathless, called home, calm, carrion, cloistered, cool, croaked, dead, dead and gone, death struck, deceased, defunct, demised, departed, departed this …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 7 at rest —    dead    A tombstone favourite which might seem to suggest a torpid afterlife, although playing a harp and singing hymns could be quite restful, I suppose. Also as at peace …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 8 at rest — 1. Resting, reposing, quiescent, in repose. 2. Untroubled, comfortable, at ease, free from pain. 3. Dead, asleep, in the last sleep, in the bosom of God …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 9 at rest — adjective 1. in a state of repose or especially sleep • Similar to: ↑asleep 2. dead he is deceased our dear departed friend • Syn: ↑asleep, ↑at peace, ↑deceased, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 at rest — phrasal 1. resting or reposing especially in sleep or death 2. quiescent, motionless 3. free of anxieties …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 at rest — idi a) in a state of repose, as in sleep b) dead c) quiescent; inactive; not in motion d) free from worry; tranquil …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 at rest inactive motionless static still — nonmoving onmoving adj. Not moving. Opposite of {moving}. [Narrower terms: {at rest, inactive, motionless, static, still}; {becalmed ; {dead(prenominal), stagnant, standing(prenominal), still}; {frozen(predicate), rooted(predicate), stock still ; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Rabbit at Rest — infobox Book | name = Rabbit At Rest title orig = translator = image caption = author = John Updike illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Novel publisher = Alfred A. Knopf release date = 1990… …

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  • 14 Cobra-at-rest (hieroglyph) — Cobra Cobra at Rest in …

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  • 15 Objects at Rest — Babylon 5 episode Episode no. Season 5 Episode 21 Directed by John Copeland Written by …

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  • 16 put someone's mind at at rest — put/set/someone’s mind at ease/at rest/ phrase to stop someone feeling worried Your assurances have really put my mind at rest. Thesaurus: to make someone less nervous or upsetsynonym …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 set someone's mind at at rest — put/set/someone’s mind at ease/at rest/ phrase to stop someone feeling worried Your assurances have really put my mind at rest. Thesaurus: to make someone less nervous or upsetsynonym …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 To set the heart at rest — Heart Heart (h[aum]rt), n. [OE. harte, herte, heorte, AS. heorte; akin to OS. herta, OFies. hirte, D. hart, OHG. herza, G. herz, Icel. hjarta, Sw. hjerta, Goth. ha[ i]rt[=o], Lith. szirdis, Russ. serdtse, Ir. cridhe, L. cor, Gr. kardi a, kh^r.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 put (someone's) mind at rest — put/set (someone s) mind at rest to make someone stop worrying. If it ll put your mind at rest, I can drive you home and you can make sure the door s locked …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 20 set (someone's) mind at rest — put/set (someone s) mind at rest to make someone stop worrying. If it ll put your mind at rest, I can drive you home and you can make sure the door s locked …

    New idioms dictionary