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Definition of repose noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

repose

 noun
noun
NAmE//rɪˈpoʊz//
 
[uncountable] (literary)
 
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a state of rest, sleep, or feeling calm She went outside seeking a few moments of repose. In repose, his face was sad. The first rays of morning sun disturbed their repose.
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