rest with

phrasal verb

rested with; resting with; rests with
: to be the responsibility of (someone or something)
The final decision rests with you.

Examples of rest with in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Auriemma said one of the biggest challenges now is finding ways to balance preventative rest with the need to maintain stamina. Emily Adams, Hartford Courant, 16 Jan. 2024 Wide receivers Brandon Aiyuk and Deebo Samuel headed out to rest with the 49ers up 14-7 in the second quarter. Cam Inman, The Mercury News, 8 Jan. 2024 Mayor’s courts, where the authority to enforce local ordinances by default rests with the mayor, exist in small towns throughout Louisiana, which commission annual audits that show how much money each town takes in. Samantha Sunne, ProPublica, 14 Dec. 2023 Politics Trump’s fate rests with U.S. Supreme Court in two unprecedented cases Dec. 20, 2023 What other states are doing Lawsuits seeking to remove Trump from the ballot have been filed in dozens of states, with mixed results. Taryn Luna, Los Angeles Times, 29 Dec. 2023 If so, the shame and disgrace will rest with the accusers, not the accused. Bret Stephens, The Mercury News, 19 Jan. 2024 Missouri led 20-0 at halftime and if there were any doubts about the direction the game was heading the Tigers put them to rest with a blitz to start the second half. Tom Murphy,, 25 Nov. 2023 The final decision on whether to commit Gupta for extradition rests with the country’s justice minister. Anant Gupta, Washington Post, 19 Dec. 2023 Whether that potential will translate into humanoid robots in the workplace now rests with companies like Amazon, who seem cautiously optimistic. IEEE Spectrum, 30 Dec. 2023 See More

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“Rest with.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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