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reposar

Translation of reposar in English:

intransitive verb

  • 3 (apoyarse)reposar en or sobre algosus argumentos reposan en bases falsas
    his arguments are based on or rest on false assumptions
    his arguments repose on false assumptions [formal]
    el tejado reposa sobre cuatro columnas
    the roof is supported by four columns

transitive verb

  • reposar la comida
    to let one's food go down or settle
Example sentences
  • Allí reposan varias maquetas que sorprenden por su perfección en miniatura.
  • Aquí reposan los restos del caudillo Agustín Agualongo y la imagen de San Juan Bautista.
  • OJO no se hace hervir la planta se hace reposar.
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