Pronunciation of Repose
/ɹɪpˈə͡ʊz/, /ɹɪpˈə‍ʊz/, /ɹ_ɪ_p_ˈəʊ_z/

Antonyms for repose:

be active, work, labor, motion, agitation, movement, action, move.

Synonyms for repose:

Sense 1

consist, inhere.

Sense 2


Sense 3

dwell, exist.

Sense 5



put down.




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)

consist, bask, dwell, exist, inhere.

act (noun)

ease, relaxation, rest.

calm (noun)

calmness, peacefulness, placidity, poise, patience, stillness, equanimity, composure.

death (noun)

eternal rest.

inactivity (noun)


leisure (noun)

ease, convenience, inactivity, leisure, relaxation.

peace (noun)

friendliness, quietness, peace, calm, nonaggression, armistice, concord, order, neutrality, accord, placidness, rest, nonresistance, cease-fire, quiet, tranquility, quiescence, serenity, orderliness, truce, amity.

repose (noun)

holiday, heartsease, rest, peace of mind, peacefulness, ataraxis, recline, quiet, tranquillity, serenity, peace, vacation, ease, tranquility, furlough, placidity, reside, put down, relaxation.

restfulness; calm (noun)

peace, inactivity, quietness, ease, rest, quietude, quiet, tranquillity, stillness, respite, relaxation, sleep, slumber, leisure.

relax (verb)

lounge, relax.

relax; recline (verb)

loll, lie, lounge, place, stretch.

repose (verb)

nap, retire.

stative (verb)

reside, rest.

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