Rest in Scrabble Dictionary

What does rest mean? Is rest a Scrabble word?

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Is rest a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word rest is a Scrabble US word. The word rest is worth 4 points in Scrabble:


Is rest a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word rest is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:


Is rest a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word rest is a Words With Friends word. The word rest is worth 4 points in Words With Friends (WWF):


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Valid words made from Rest

You can make 17 words from 'rest' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'rest'


3 letters words from 'rest'

TES 3 

2 letters words from 'rest'

ER 2ES 2
ET 2RE 2
ST 2TE 2

All 4 letters words made out of rest

rest erst rset sret esrt sert rets erts rtes tres etrs ters rste srte rtse trse stre tsre estr setr etsr tesr ster tser

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word rest. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in rest.

Definitions and meaning of rest



  • remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, rest (something left after other parts have been taken away) "there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"
  • rest, ease, repose, relaxation (freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)) "took his repose by the swimming pool"
  • respite, rest, relief, rest period (a pause for relaxation) "people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"
  • rest (a state of inaction) "a body will continue in a state of rest until acted upon"
  • rest, eternal rest, sleep, eternal sleep, quietus (euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)) "she was laid to rest beside her husband"; "they had to put their family pet to sleep"
  • rest (a support on which things can be put) "the gun was steadied on a special rest"
  • rest (a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration)


  • rest (not move; be in a resting position)
  • rest, breathe, catch one's breath, take a breather (take a short break from one's activities in order to relax)
  • rest (give a rest to) "He rested his bad leg"; "Rest the dogs for a moment"
  • lie, rest (have a place in relation to something else) "The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West"; "The responsibility rests with the Allies"
  • rest (be at rest)
  • stay, remain, rest (stay the same; remain in a certain state) "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"; "rest assured"; "stay alone"; "He remained unmoved by her tears"; "The bad weather continued for another week"
  • rest, reside, repose (be inherent or innate in)
  • rest (put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying) "Rest your head on my shoulder"
  • perch, roost, rest (sit, as on a branch) "The birds perched high in the tree"
  • pillow, rest (rest on or as if on a pillow) "pillow your head"
  • rest (be inactive, refrain from acting) "The committee is resting over the summer"

(Source: WordNet, Princeton University. 2010.)