resting

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

rest·ing

adjective \ˈres-tiŋ\

: taken or measured when you are relaxed and not moving much

Full Definition of RESTING

1
:  being or characterized by dormancy :  quiescent <a resting spore> <bulbs in the resting state>
2
:  not undergoing or marked by division :  vegetative <a resting nucleus>

Examples of RESTING

  1. <the resting cat was curled up in my favorite chair>

First Known Use of RESTING

14th century

Rhymes with RESTING

rest·ing

adjective    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of RESTING

1
: not physiologically active <red blood cells in a resting state>
2
: occurring in or performed on a subject at rest <a resting EEG> <a resting tremor>

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