Repose

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Repose->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ repose
repose
rest
silken repose
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sleep
sleep
&c. 683
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ relaxation
relaxation
breathing time
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ halt
halt
stay
pause
&c.(cessation) 142
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ respite
respite
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ day of rest
day of rest
dies non
Sabbath
Lord's day
holiday
red-letter day
vacation
recess
PARAG:Repose->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ repose
repose
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ rest
rest
rest and be thankful
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take a rest
take a rest
take one's ease
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ relax
relax
unbend
slacken
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take breath
take breath
&c.(refresh) 689
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ rest upon one's oars
rest upon one's oars
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pause
pause
&c.(cease) 142
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ stay one's hand
stay one's hand
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ lie down
lie down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ recline
recline
recline on a bed of down
recline on an easy chair
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ go to rest
go to rest
go to bed
go to sleep
&c. 683
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ take a holiday
take a holiday
shut up shop
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ lie fallow
lie fallow
&c.(inaction) 681
PARAG:Repose->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ reposing
reposing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unstrained
unstrained
PARAG:Repose->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ at rest
at rest

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  • repose- — ⇒REPOSE , élém. de compos. Élém. issu d une forme du verbe reposer, entrant dans la constr. de subst. désignant des objets destinés à améliorer le confort et servant à appuyer ou poser ce que désigne le 2e élém. A. [Le 2e élém. est un subst.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • repose — [ r(ə)poz ] n. f. • 1611 mus.; repouse « repos » v. 1380; de re et pose ♦ Techn. Pose (d un élément, d un appareil précédemment enlevé) (⇒ 2. reposer). Dépose et repose d un radiateur. ● repose nom féminin (de pose) Action de remettre en place ce …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • reposé — repose [ r(ə)poz ] n. f. • 1611 mus.; repouse « repos » v. 1380; de re et pose ♦ Techn. Pose (d un élément, d un appareil précédemment enlevé) (⇒ 2. reposer). Dépose et repose d un radiateur. ● repose …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Repose — Re*pose , n. [F. repos. See {Repose}, v.] 1. A lying at rest; sleep; rest; quiet. [1913 Webster] Shake off the golden slumber of repose. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Rest of mind; tranquillity; freedom from uneasiness; also, a composed manner or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reposé — reposé, ée (re pô zé, zée) part. passé de reposer. 1°   Qui a cessé de travailler, d agir. Un cheval frais et reposé. •   Ce n est point [dans la tragédie] la nature reposée, mais la nature en contraction et dans cet état de souffrance où la… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • reposé — Reposé, [repos]ée. part. Un cheval frais & reposé. de l eau reposée. On dit, Un teint reposé, pour dire, Un teint qui n est point broüillé, & qui est tel que les jeunes personnes ont accoustumé de l avoir aprés avoir bien reposé la nuit. Il ne se …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Repose — Re*pose (r[ e]*p[=o]z ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reposed} ( p?zd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reposing}.] [F. reposer; L. pref. re re + pausare to pause. See {Pause}, {Pose}, v.] 1. To cause to stop or to rest after motion; hence, to deposit; to lay down; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • repose — ‘rest’ [15] and repose ‘place’ [15] (as in ‘repose confidence in someone’) are distinct words in English. The former comes via Old French reposer from late Latin repausāre, a compound verb based on pausāre ‘rest’ (source of English pause). The… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • repose — Ⅰ. repose [1] ► NOUN 1) a state of restfulness or tranquillity. 2) composure. ► VERB 1) rest. 2) be situated or kept in a particular place. ORIGIN Old French reposer, fro …   English terms dictionary

  • repose — ‘rest’ [15] and repose ‘place’ [15] (as in ‘repose confidence in someone’) are distinct words in English. The former comes via Old French reposer from late Latin repausāre, a compound verb based on pausāre ‘rest’ (source of English pause). The… …   Word origins

  • Repose — Re*pose , v. i. 1. To lie at rest; to rest. [1913 Webster] Within a thicket I reposed. Chapman. [1913 Webster] 2. Figuratively, to remain or abide restfully without anxiety or alarms. [1913 Webster] It is upon these that the soul may repose. I.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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