Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers
Division (I) Individual Volition
Section III. Voluntary Action
1. Simple Voluntary Action
REPOSE, rest, silken repose; sleep [See Inactivity].
relaxation, breathing time; halt, stay, pause (cessation) [See Cessation]; respite.
DAY OF REST, dies non [L.], Sabbath Lords day, Sunday, First Day, holiday, red-letter day; gala day (amusement) [See Amusement]; vacation, recess.
REPOSE; rest, rest and be thankful; take rest, take ones ease.
lie down; recline, recline on a bed of down, recline on an easychair; go to -rest, - bed, - sleep [See Inactivity].
RELAX, unbend, slacken; take breath (refresh) [See Refreshment]; rest upon ones oars; pause (cease) [See Cessation]; stay ones hand.
take a holiday, shut up shop; lie fallow (inaction) [See Inaction].