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REPOSE





Definition:

  1. [noun] freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility); "took his repose by the swimming pool"
    Synonyms: rest, ease, relaxation

  2. [noun] the absence of mental stress or anxiety
    Synonyms: peace, peacefulness, peace of mind, serenity, heartsease, ataraxis

  3. [noun] a disposition free from stress or emotion
    Synonyms: quiet, placidity, serenity, tranquillity, tranquility

  4. [verb] put or confide something in a person or thing; "These philosophers reposed the law in the people"

  5. [verb] be inherent or innate in;
    Synonyms: rest, reside

  6. [verb] lie when dead; "Mao reposes in his mausoleum"

  7. [verb] lean in a comfortable resting position; "He was reposing on the couch"
    Synonyms: recumb, recline

  8. [verb] put in a horizontal position; "lay the books on the table"; "lay the patient carefully onto the bed"
    Synonyms: lay, put down

  9. [verb] to put something (eg trust) in something; "The nation reposed its confidence in the King"

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