Found 3 items, similar to Repose.
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n 1: freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility);
“took his repose by the swimming pool”
2: the absence of mental stress or anxiety [syn: peace
peace of mind
3: a disposition free from stress or emotion [syn: quiet
v 1: put or confide something in a person or thing; “These
philosophers reposed the law in the people”
2: be inherent or innate in; [syn: rest
3: lie when dead; “Mao reposes in his mausoleum”
4: lean in a comfortable resting position; “He was reposing on
5: put in a horizontal position; “lay the books on the table”
“lay the patient carefully onto the bed”
, put down
6: to put something (eg trust) in something; “The nation
reposed its confidence in the King”
English → English
(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
1. To cause to stop or to rest after motion; hence, to
deposit; to lay down; to lodge; to reposit. [Obs.]
But these thy fortunes let us straight repose
In this divine cave's bosom. --Chapman.
Pebbles reposed in those cliffs amongst the earth .
. . are left behind. --Woodward.
2. To lay at rest; to cause to be calm or quiet; to compose;
to rest, -- often reflexive; as, to repose one's self on a
All being settled and reposed, the lord archbishop
did present his majesty to the lords and commons.
After the toil of battle to repose
Your wearied virtue. --Milton.
3. To place, have, or rest; to set; to intrust.
The king reposeth all his confidence in thee.
, v. i.
1. To lie at rest; to rest.
Within a thicket I reposed. --Chapman.
2. Figuratively, to remain or abide restfully without anxiety
It is upon these that the soul may repose. --I.
3. To lie; to be supported; as, trap reposing on sand.
Syn: To lie; recline; couch; rest; sleep; settle; lodge;
, n. [F. repos. See Repose
1. A lying at rest; sleep; rest; quiet.
Shake off the golden slumber of repose. --Shak.
2. Rest of mind; tranquillity; freedom from uneasiness; also,
a composed manner or deportment.
3. (Poetic) A rest; a pause.
4. (Fine Arts) That harmony or moderation which affords rest
for the eye; -- opposed to the scattering and division of
a subject into too many unconnected parts, and also to
anything which is overstrained; as, a painting may want
Angle of repose
(Physics), the inclination of a plane at
which a body placed on the plane would remain at rest, or
if in motion would roll or slide down with uniform
velocity; the angle at which the various kinds of earth
will stand when abandoned to themselves.
Syn: Rest; recumbency; reclination; ease; quiet; quietness;