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Translation of descansar in English:

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • 3 (apoyarse) descansar en orsobre algo [techo/bóveda] to rest on o/or upon sth [teoría] to rest o/or hinge on sth

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • 1.1descansar la vista to rest one's eyes, to give one's eyes a rest cambia de actividad para descansar la mente do something else to give your mind a break o/or rest 1.2 [Militar/Military] ¡descansen armas! order arms!

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