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noun, suru verb, no adjective

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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, おやすみ, ブレイク, 一休み, 中休み, 中入り, 休み, 休む, 休会, 休息, 休憩, 休暇, 小憩
Rest freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
Synonyms: おやすみ, くつろぎ, くつろぐ, リラックス, リラクセーション, 一休み, 休み, 休む, 休息, 休憩, 休養, 息休め, 息抜き, 憩い, 憩う, 骨休め
Rest a pause for relaxation
Synonyms: レスト, おやすみ, 中休み, 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

If we took a rest, our moods would certainly feel refreshed.
Take a rest.
We work by day and rest by night.
If we would rest a little we would feel surely very much refreshed.
We took a rest one after the other.

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