4 Letters
3 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use rest as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Rest
A 1 syllables noun and 4 letters with the letters e, r, s, and t, 3 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letters es. Rest starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters r, re, res, and the ending characters are t, st, est, ..
Freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility); "took his repose by the swimming pool"
Middle English
School Grade
Rest is set as a kindergarten word that starts with r, ends with t, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 4 letters.
Is rest a scrabble word? A 4 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Rest in Pig Latin is said as "estray or estrway".
r | e | s | t
re | es | st
res | est
Word Gram
Noun Examples
freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility);
"took his repose by the swimming pool"
a support on which things can be put;
"the gun was steadied on a special rest"
a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration
something left after other parts have been taken away;
"there was no remainder";
"he threw away the rest";
"he took what he wanted and I got the balance"
euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb);
"she was laid to rest beside her husband";
"they had to put their family pet to sleep"
a state of inaction;
"a body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon"
a pause for relaxation;
"people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"
Verb Examples
be at rest
stay the same;
remain in a certain state;
"The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it";
"rest assured";
"stay alone";
"He remained unmoved by her tears";
"The bad weather continued for another week"
take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
give a rest to;
"He rested his bad leg";
"rest the dogs for a moment"
rest on or as if on a pillow;
"pillow your head"
sit, as on a branch;
"The birds perched high in the treee"
not move;
be in a resting position
put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying;
"rest your head on my shoulder"
be inactive, refrain from acting;
"The committee is resting over the summer"
be inherent or innate in;

have a place in relation to something else;
"The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West";
"The responsibility rests with the Allies"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Rest"

There are 1,647 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to rest.

Abandonthe trait of lacking restraint or control
freedom from inhibition or worry
"she danced with abandon"
Abatebecome less in amount or intensity
"The storm abated"
"The rain let up after a few hours"
Abatementthe act of abating
"laws enforcing noise abatement"
Abetassist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing
Abeyancetemporary cessation or suspension
Abideput up with something or somebody unpleasant
"I cannot bear his constant criticism"
"The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"
"he learned to tolerate the heat"
"She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
Abide In
Abnegationrenunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others
Abnormalitybehavior that breaches the rule or etiquette or custom or morality
Absolutionthe act of absolving or remitting
formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance

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There are 2 anagrams from rest.

Anagram Definition
Restfreedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
"took his repose by the swimming pool"
Erstat a previous time
"once he loved her"
"her erstwhile writing"

View English words with the unique letters used in rest. Words With The Letters Erst


Rest derives from 9 words.

Word Definition
Decompressbecome less tense, rest, or take one''s ease
"He relaxed in the hot tub"
"Let''s all relax after a hard day''s work"
Loosen Up
Reclinelean in a comfortable resting position
"He was reposing on the couch"
Relaxcause to feel relaxed
"A hot bath always relaxes me"
Reposefreedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
"took his repose by the swimming pool"
Restfreedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
"took his repose by the swimming pool"
Slow Down
Unbendrelease from mental strain, tension, or formality
"unbend the mind from absorbing too much information"
Unwindcause to feel relaxed
"A hot bath always relaxes me"


Rest has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Inactivitybeing inactive
being less active


There are 8 hyponyms for rest

Word Definition
Bedrestconfinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons)
Bed Rest
Dormancyquiet and inactive restfulness
Leisurefreedom to choose a pastime or enjoyable activity;
"he lacked the leisure for golf"
Lie In
Quiescencequiet and inactive restfulness
Quiescencyquiet and inactive restfulness
Sleepingthe suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate

Names With The Word "Rest"

61 names are spelled with rest.


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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word rest.

Is rest a scrabble word or can you use rest in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 2269 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 1684 games. This 4 letter 4 point scrabble word can be rearranged 24 ways. What other words can be made with the letters e, r, s, and t? There's 74 with 6 letters or less with the letters e, r, s, and t. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Arrest (6 letters) 6 +2 6 +2 arrest
Duster (6 letters) 7 +3 8 +4 duster
Tears (5 letters) 5 +1 5 +1 teras
Stare (5 letters) 5 +1 5 +1 teras
Rest (4 letters) 4 4 rest
Stayer (6 letters) 9 +5 8 +4 reasty
Crest (5 letters) 7 +3 8 +4 crest
Teras (5 letters) 5 +1 5 +1 teras
Setter (6 letters) 6 +2 6 +2 street
Tusser (6 letters) 6 +2 7 +3 tusser
Steer (5 letters) 5 +1 5 +1 tsere
Baster (6 letters) 8 +4 9 +5 breast
Caster (6 letters) 8 +4 9 +5 traces
Raster (6 letters) 6 +2 6 +2 arrest
Reset (5 letters) 5 +1 5 +1 tsere
Russet (6 letters) 6 +2 7 +3 tusser
Street (6 letters) 6 +2 6 +2 street
Suture (6 letters) 6 +2 8 +4 erstuu
Teaser (6 letters) 6 +2 6 +2 rtaese
Tester (6 letters) 6 +2 6 +2 street
Trews (5 letters) 8 +4 8 +4 wrest
Vestry (6 letters) 12 +8 12 +8 vestry
Surety (6 letters) 9 +5 9 +5 surety
Tress (5 letters) 5 +1 5 +1 tress
Rectus (6 letters) 8 +4 10 +6 custer


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