New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: rest upon · feast on · press on · cast on · get on · let on · post on · rat on · rest up · root on
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rest on

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rest upon

) 1 (v + prep) depend onbheith ag brath ar TRANSITIVEthere's a lot resting on this match tá cuid mhór ag brath ar an gcluiche seohis reputation rests on his musical ability is as a chumas ceoil atá clú air 2 (v + prep) be responsibility of TRANSITIVEthe blame rests on ourselves is orainn féin an lochtthe onus rests on the students to do the coursework is faoi na mic léinn atá sé an obair chúrsa a dhéanamh 3 (v + prep) defer decision about sth TRANSITIVEhe decided to rest on it bheartaigh sé scíth a ghlacadh chun a mhachnamh a dhéanamh faoi, shocraigh sé go bhfanfadh sé tamall chun a mhachnamh a dhéanamh faoi → see rest