Translation of reposar in English:
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
- 1 (descansar) [persona] to rest el médico le ordenó reposar después de comer the doctor told him to rest after meals sus restos mortales reposan en Tijuana his mortal remains lie o/or repose in Tijuana la naturaleza reposa en invierno [literario/literary] in winter nature lies dormant su mano reposaba sobre las páginas del libro her hand was resting o/or [literario/literary] reposing on the pages of the book
- 2 [líquido/solución] to settle cuando el caldo haya reposado when the stock has settled dejar reposar la masa antes de estirarla let the dough stand before rolling it out
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