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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: ru̲hen

Translation of ruhen in English:

intransitives Verb

  • 3im Grabe ruhen
    lie in one's grave
    in fremder Erde ruhen
    be buried in foreign soil
    „Ruhe sanft od. in Frieden!“
    ‘Rest in Peace’
    „Hier ruht in Gott …“
    ‘Here lies …’
  • 4 (stillstehen)
    (work, business)
    have stopped
    (production, firm)
    be at a standstill
    (employment, insurance)
    be suspended
    der Verkehr ruht fast völlig
    there is hardly any traffic
    die Waffen ruhen
    there is a ceasefire
    ihre Hände ruhen nie
    her hands are never still
    nicht ruhen [und rasten] od. nicht ruhen noch rasten od. weder ruhen noch rasten, bis …
    not rest until …
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  • 6eine Angelegenheit ruhen lassen
    let a matter rest
    (vorläufig) shelve a matter
    ein Problem ruhen lassen
    leave a problem [on one side]
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