rests 1 of 2

plural of rest

rests

2 of 2

verb

present tense third-person singular of rest
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as in sleeps
to be in a state of sleep the patient is currently resting, but as soon as he awakes, I'll tell him you called

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as in grounds
to find a basis you're resting your argument on a faulty premise

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“Rests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rests. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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