come to rest


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come to rest

To stop moving. All the other drivers came to rest as the police car, with its flashing lights and siren, sped by. The golf ball came to rest just shy of the hole.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

come to rest

to stop; to slow down and stop. The ball rolled and rolled and finally came to rest. Where did the ball come to rest?
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

come to ˈrest

stop moving: The car crashed through the barrier and came to rest in a field.His eyes came to rest on Clara’s face.
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