Idioms with REST

at rest
not moving
Blood pressure is normal when the patient is at rest.

come to rest
to stop moving
The car skidded and came to rest against a wall.

give it a rest
to stop talking about something that is annoying
Give it a rest. I don’t want to hear it.

give something a rest
to stop doing something for a period of time
He’s going to give acting a rest for a while.

the rest is history
everything that happened since then is already known
We met when a friend of mine introduced us. The rest is history.

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