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We found 59 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word rest:
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General dictionaries General (36 matching dictionaries)
  1. rest, the rest: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. rest, rest, rest: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. rest, rest, rest: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. rest, the rest: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. rest: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. rest, rest: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Rest, rest, rest: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. rest, the rest: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. REST, Rest, 'rest, rest: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. rest: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. rest: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. rest: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Rest, rest: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. rest (1), rest (2): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Rest, rest: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. rest: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. rest, rest: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. REST (disambiguation), REST (gene), REST, Rest (Charlotte Gainsbourg album), Rest (Gregor Samsa album), Rest (band), Rest (cue sports), Rest (disambiguation), Rest (finance), Rest (music), Rest (painting), Rest (physics), Rest, The Rest (rugby union), The Rest: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. rest: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Rest: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. rest: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. rest: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. Rest (m), rest: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. rest: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. rest: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  26. Rest: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. Rest: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  28. rest: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  29. rest: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. rest: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. rest: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. rest: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  33. rest: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  34. -rest: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. rest: Epicurus.com Spanish Glossary [home, info]
  2. Rest: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Rest: Encyclopedia of Organ Stops [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. rest: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. Rest (object), -rest, rest: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. REST: ILC Internet Terms [home, info]
  2. REST: Webopedia [home, info]
  3. Rest (object), -rest, rest: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Rest: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Rest: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  3. rest: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Rest (object), -rest, rest: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  5. Rest: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. REST: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. -rest, rest: Idioms [home, info]
  3. REST: AbbreviationZ [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Rest: Easton Bible [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. rest: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. Rest, the rest: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Rest: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Rest: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Rest: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  3. rest: Construction deterioration & building durability glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (rest)

noun:  freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
noun:  a support on which things can be put ("The gun was steadied on a special rest")
noun:  a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration
noun:  euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb) ("She was laid to rest beside her husband")
noun:  a state of inaction ("A body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon")
noun:  a pause for relaxation ("People actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests")
noun:  something left after other parts have been taken away ("He threw away the rest")
verb:  be inactive, refrain from acting ("The committee is resting over the summer")
verb:  be inherent or innate in;
verb:  take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
verb:  give a rest to ("He rested his bad leg")
verb:  not move; be in a resting position
verb:  put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying ("Rest your head on my shoulder")
verb:  be at rest
verb:  have a place in relation to something else ("The responsibility rests with the Allies")
verb:  rest on or as if on a pillow
verb:  stay the same; remain in a certain state ("Rest assured")
verb:  sit, as on a branch

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