There are 2 translations of repose in Spanish:

repose1

Pronunciation: /rɪˈpəʊz/

n

u
  • [literario/literary] reposo (m) in repose en reposo
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    • But those moments of rest and repose are important to feed the soul.
    • It is desirable, at certain times of day or night, to look deeply at objects in repose: wheels that have run long dusty distances bearing great loads of vegetable or mineral, coal sacks, barrels, baskets, carpenters' hafts and helves.
    • It is highly evocative, both in violent action and in repose.
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    • It is not the social disaster which we hark back to, but the emotive response - the existential repose and quietude with which men confronted their impending doom.
    • The beginning of the poem images the self's divisions as the body pulls the speaker's ascending thoughts down from a scene of repose, tranquillity and safety.
    • The placid look of his countenance never changed for an instant; his whole frame rested, uncontrolled, in perfect stillness and repose; not a muscle was seen to twitch.

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There are 2 translations of repose in Spanish:

repose2

vi

  • [literario/literary] reposar [literario/literary], descansar to repose on sth descansar sobre algo, apoyarse en algo
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    • I cannot here give references and authorities for my several statements; and I must trust to the reader reposing some confidence in my accuracy’.
    • He refused to be dragged into unnecessary political controversy and instead reposed his trust in the discretion of his voters who all are celebrated writers drawn from 22 languages of India.
    • just how little control you have over how other people will behave when you repose your trust in them!

vt

  • to repose sth in sb/sth depositar algo en algn/algo [formal] to repose trust in sb depositar su ( or mi etc) confianza en algn

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Word of the day patita
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is a public holiday in Peru (Día de la Independencia)