Definition of the rest is history
- A talent scout spotted her behind the counter at a soda fountain and the rest is history.
: repose, sleep
: freedom from activity or labor
: a state of motionlessness or inactivity
: to get rest by lying down
: to lie dead
: to cease from action or motion : refrain from labor or exertion
: a projection or attachment on the side of the breastplate of medieval armor for supporting the butt of a lance
: something that remains over : remainder
What made you want to look up the rest is history? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).