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[きゅう()·そく()]
kyuusoku
noun, suru verb, no adjective

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[きゅう()·そく()]
kyuusoku

English Meaning(s) for 休息

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. rest; relief; relaxation

Definition and Synonyms for 休息

Rest be at rest
Synonyms: 休む, 休する, 休息, 休憩, 安らう, 憩う
Break cease an action temporarily
Synonyms: 一時停止, 一段落, 中断, 休む, 休息, 休憩, 休止, 停止, 息抜き, 途切らす, 途切れる, 途切らせる
Catch One'S Breath take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
Synonyms: 一休み, 中休み, 休む, 休する, 休める, 休息, 休憩, 休止, 休養, 安らう, 息つく, 息抜き, 憩う, 静養
Respite a pause from doing something (as work)
Synonyms: たんま, タイム, ポーズ, ブレイク, 一休み, 中休み, 中入り, お休み, 休み, 休む, 休会, 休息, 休憩, 休暇, 小憩, 少憩
Rest freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
Synonyms: くつろぐ, リラックス, リラクセーション, 一休み, お休み, 休み, 休む, 休息, 休憩, 休養, 寛ぎ, 息休め, 息抜き, 憩い, 憩う, 骨休め
Rest a pause for relaxation
Synonyms: レスト, 中休み, お休み, 休み, 休む, 休息, 休憩, 休止, 休養, 息休め, 息抜き, 憩い, 憩う, 静養, 養生

Meanings for each kanji in 休息

rest; day off; retire; sleep Kanji Details »
breath; respiration; son; interest (on money) Kanji Details »

Categories 休息 is a member of

Cut Off make a break in
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Break cease an action temporarily
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Inactivity being inactive
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Pause temporary inactivity
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Suspension a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
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Recline lean in a comfortable resting position
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 休息

Sample Sentences for 休息

What we need now is a rest.
If we would rest a little we would feel surely very much refreshed.
His brief repose was interrupted by her arrival.
Stupidity is the relaxation of intelligence.
Take a rest.

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