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Meaning of "rest stop" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF REST STOP

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF REST STOP

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Rest stop is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES REST STOP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

rest stop

Rest area

A rest area, travel plaza, rest stop, or service area is a public facility, located next to a large thoroughfare such as a highway, expressway, or freeway at which drivers and passengers can rest, eat, or refuel without exiting on to secondary roads. Other names include motorway service area, service station, rest and service area, resto, service plaza, and service centre. Facilities may include park-like areas, fuel stations, restrooms, and restaurants. A rest area or rest stop with limited or no public facility is a parking area or scenic area. Along some highways and roads are rest stops known as a wayside parks, roadside parks, or picnic areas. Rest areas are common in the United States, Canada, Australia, and parts of Europe, Africa, and Asia.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE REST STOP

rest
rest area
rest camp
rest centre
rest day
rest mass
rest on one´s laurels
rest on one´s oars
rest period
rest room
rest-cure
rest-home
restabilise
restabilize
restable
restack
restaff
restage
restamp
restart

WORDS THAT END LIKE REST STOP

bus stop
chapter stop
comfort stop
echo stop
emergency stop
flag stop
four-way stop
full stop
glottal stop
long stop
mutation stop
organ stop
pit stop
reed stop
refuelling stop
request stop
solo stop
stop
suction stop
transit stop
whistle stop

Synonyms and antonyms of rest stop in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «rest stop» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF REST STOP

Find out the translation of rest stop to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of rest stop from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «rest stop» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

休息站
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

parada de descanso
570 millions of speakers

English

rest stop
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बाकी रोक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

توقف بقية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

остановка отдыха
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

parada de descanso
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিশ্রাম বন্ধ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aire de repos
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hentikan berhenti
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Rastplatz
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

休憩
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

휴게소
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Liyane mandheg
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dừng chân
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஓய்வு நிறுத்துங்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विश्रांती थांबा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Dinlenme yeri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sosta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Przystanek reszta
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

зупинка відпочинку
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

popas
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

στάση ανάπαυσης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

res stop
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

rastplats
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rasteplass
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of rest stop

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «REST STOP»

The term «rest stop» is regularly used and occupies the 71.473 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «REST STOP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rest stop

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «REST STOP»

Discover the use of rest stop in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rest stop and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Rest Stop: Devotions for the Road of Life
When we rest in Him, everything is refreshed, restored, energized. This collection of 45 light-hearted devotions chauffeurs readers through a contemporary look at God's love for us through Jesus Christ.
James F. Klawiter, 2001
2
Rest Stop Earth
Rest Stop Earth reveals, through a fictional detective story, a shocking, alternate version of the history of technology and the Space Race of the 20th Century.
Stan Gazaway, Bob Kernkamp, 2000
3
The Art of the Sonnet
"Rest Stop near the Italian Border" RAFAEL CAMPO 2OO7 Alps crowding in the distance, gas tank low, we stop beneath the diesel clouds of trucks — black radiators, ugly stars of bugs squashed flat. You say you need to go. A Muslim family ...
Stephen Burt, David Mikics, 2010
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Backpacker
We are certain you will find Rest Stop a fine framable addition to your home. It also makes a superb gift. Our guarantee is that if you are not fully satisfied we will refund the purchase price. Order now. REST STOP, Item No. P90105, $20.00 plus ...
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Backpacker
Order Item #P20201 $6.50 (plus $1.25 shipping) Rest Stop Print The editors of Backpacker Magazine are proud to be able to offer this fine print. A faithful reproduction of the oil painting by Franklin Jones, it is the result of months of proofing, ...
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Livestock Handling and Transport
Different countries have many varied conditions but the basic principles of prevention of losses and maintenance of adequate welfare are similar. Rest-stop requirements Regulations governing the transport of domestic animals vary from  ...
Temple Grandin, 2007
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Mama Said There'd Be Days Like This: Refreshing Rest Stops ...
Contents A Girlfriend's Guide for Life on the Run 7 1 Going Along for the Ride 13 Rest Stop: Reconnecting with Others 2 Get Up and Go 27 Rest Stop: Reclaiming Contentment 3 From the Word Go 41 Rest Stop: Resolving to Listen 4 Easy ...
Jenn Doucette, 2007
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Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States
He was authorized a return rest stop in London. He claimed an additional day as a rest stop in the London area in connection with the return flight. A rest stop authorized under section 301—7.1l of the Federal Travel Regulations is an ...
United States. General Accounting Office, 1993
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Taking Care of the Me in Mommy: Becoming a Better Mom - ...
Rest Stop—God on Weight: Wait on God 10 Exercise—How to Be More Energy Efficient Rest Stop—Get Moving and Have Fun Part 3 Taking Care of Your Soul 11 Your Soul—Keep a Girdle on That Mind Rest Stop—Meditate on This 12 ...
Lisa Whelchel, 2006
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Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2008
Rest stop frequency for WTC1. the 20 people requiring rest stops, 85% were female, 45% were in the Overweight/Obese categories, 45% had medical conditions and 10% were fatigued but not Overweight/Obese. A total of 16 people requiring ...
Wolfram W. F. Klingsch, Christian Rogsch, Andreas Schadschneider, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «REST STOP»

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Rockford Man Gets Life in Prison for Rest Stop Slaying
A Rockford man who pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the slaying of a woman at a highway rest stop was sentenced Monday to life in prison. Lee County ... «NBC Chicago, Jun 15»
2
Free coffee signs return to state highway rest areas
The signs have returned to alert drivers there's free coffee at rest stops along our state's highways. Free coffee signs were removed in 2012 because it was ... «MyNorthwest.com, Apr 15»
3
Truck driver run over twice at rest stop
A truck driver is dead after he was struck twice by a tractor-trailer at an Anderson County rest stop early Thursday, authorities said. The driver was walking out of ... «Greenville News, Apr 15»
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Man found dead at I-95 rest stop in Yardley identified
VIDEO: Man found dead at I-95 rest stop. State police say a man was found dead inside of a car at an I-95 rest stop in Yardley, Bucks County. Embed. «6abc.com, Mar 15»
5
Interstate 40 rest stop near Arizona-California line to close for repairs
The Arizona Department of Transportation says the Haviland rest stop, about 30 miles south of Kingman, will be closed for three weeks starting March 9. «Today's News-Herald, Feb 15»
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Rest stop on I-71 in Oldham to close for a month
Rest areas along both northbound and southbound Interstate 71 in Oldham County will be closed for about a month starting Tuesday – so plan accordingly, ... «The Courier-Journal, Jan 15»
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Truck driver killed at icy US 30 rest stop
MANSFIELD – A 51-year-old Indiana truck driver whose truck had just been hit by one pickup on icy pavement at the U.S. 30 rest stop east of Mansfield was ... «Mansfield News Journal, Jan 15»
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Suitcase taken in rest stop jewel heist found
Police have found a clue in the half-million-dollar jewelry heist at a rest stop in southeastern Minnesota earlier this month. Olmsted County sheriff's Capt. «KARE, Dec 14»
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Sheriff: Thieves Steal $500K In Jewelry At Rest Stop Near Rochester
Investigators say the owner of a precious metal and diamond company, along with six employees, pulled into the rest stop along I-90. A few got out to go inside, ... «CBS Local, Dec 14»
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Slain patrolman Roy Caffey honored with naming of rest areas
State and local officials dedicated two Interstate 26 rest areas on Wednesday as the SCHP Patrolman First Class Roy O. Caffey Memorial rest stops to remember ... «The Times and Democrat, Nov 14»

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