Pronunciation of Repose
/ɹɪpˈə͡ʊz/, /ɹɪpˈəʊz/, /ɹ_ɪ_p_ˈəʊ_z/
Synonyms for repose:
take a breather.
Other synonyms and related words:
lay, simplicity, liberalisation, take a breather, drop, slumber, residuum, eternal rest, rebury, transfer, peace of mind, imperturbability, transmit, pacification, confide, balance, quietude, public security, informality, enter, bring down, sangfroid, remain, comfort, aplomb, inhere, bed, quietus, Johnny-jump-up, bask, shut-eye, pose, liberalization, coolness, field pansy, hush, peace treaty, Recumb, relaxation method, place, discharge, restfulness, commit, stay, give, loosening, position, destroy, put, exist, degrade, intermission, place down, Collectedness, death, shack, relief, rest period, Sereneness, Tranquilness, get down, lie, reside, set, loll, occupy, wild pansy, decompression, commend, heartsease, respite, residue, catnapping, unload, peaceableness, tranquillity, stretch, set down, Snoozing, land, recline, perch, sleep, relaxation behavior, silence, consist, z's, lodge in, ataraxis, lull, easiness, eternal sleep, breathe, domiciliate, record, slackening, lean back, dwell, deliver, entrust, demean, remainder, disgrace, believe.
Sense 4 (noun)
friendliness, quietness, peace, calm, nonaggression, armistice, concord, order, neutrality, accord, placidness, rest, nonresistance, cease-fire, quiet, tranquility, quiescence, serenity, orderliness, truce, amity.
restfulness; calm (noun)
relax; recline (verb)
Usage examples for repose:
- I have a love of repose- I do not like to act. - "A Woodland Queen, Complete", Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009.
- And as for repose, he thinks that the time for it has come when the goal is reached or the business on hand accomplished. - "Hellenica", Xenophon.
- It does bring balance and repose into life for both husband and wife. - "Men, Women, and God", A. Herbert Gray.