resting

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

resting (countable and uncountable, plural restings)

  1. The action of rest; repose; inactivity; reliance; confidence.
    • 1865, Merritt Munson, The History of Moses and the Israelites (page 199)
      Hence, if the universal Father had [] personally controlled the movements of the Israelites, and directed the course, the motions, and the restings, of that cloud []
  2. A place where one can rest; a resting-place.
  3. A pause; a break; an interlude.

Adjective[edit]

resting (not comparable)

  1. That which rests; that which is not in action or in the process of growth.
  2. Unemployed.
  3. Remaining; stationary.

Verb[edit]

resting

  1. Present participle of rest.

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