New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: depose · reimpose · propose · reprise · reprove · repulse · expose · impose · oppose · repast
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repose

1. noun rest, esp sleep2. noun peace in death3. verb to rest or sleep4. verb to lie in death5. verb be/remain somewhere6. verb put (trust, confidence) in sb7. verb be entrusted to sb 1 noun rest, esp sleep literary codladh masc  c m uI wished them goodnight and sweet repose ghuigh mé oíche mhaith agus codladh sámh orthuto take repose do scíth a ligean 2 noun peace in death literary suaimhneas masc1  c m ulet us pray for the repose of her soul guímis suaimhneas síoraí dá hanam 3 verb to rest or sleep literary
TRANSITIVEto repose yourself do scíth a ligean
INTRANSITIVEluigh verb  c m uhe reposed on the bench bhí sé ina luí ar an mbinse
4 verb to lie in death literary INTRANSITIVEher body is reposing at home tá sí á tórramh sa bhaile, tá sí á faire sa bhaile, tá sí os cionn cláir sa bhaile 5 verb be/remain somewhere literary INTRANSITIVEmy book reposes on the shelves of readers tá mo leabhar ar sheilfeanna léitheoirí 6 verb put (trust, confidence) in sb TRANSITIVEto repose trust in sb muinín a chur i nduine 7 verb be entrusted to sb INTRANSITIVEthe power reposes in the Executive ag an bhFeidhmeannas atá an chumhacht

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