repouso

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Etymology[edit]

From repousar (to repose; to rest), from Medieval Latin repausare (to repose), from Latin re- (again) + pausare (to pause, rest), from pausa (pause), from Ancient Greek παῦσις (paûsis).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

repouso m (plural repousos)

  1. (uncountable) repose; rest
  2. the act of resting
  3. (uncountable) repose; quietness
  4. (uncountable) sleep (state of reduced consciousness for resting)
  5. (euphemistic, uncountable) the state of being dead

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Antonyms[edit]

  • (state of being dead): vida

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Verb[edit]

repouso

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of repousar