how to pronounce rest

/ˈɹɛst/

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The above transcription of rest is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

rest is pronounced in one syllable

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ɹɛst

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An example use of rest in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… so well what's the rest of it is it …”

meaning of rest

Rest is a noun meaning a period of time during which you are not doing anything.

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