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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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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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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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Each missile will aim for a random spot within a 9-meter radius from where the canister comes to rest. Each missile, however, has an explosion radius of about 3.5 meters, which means everything that's within radius of the canister is sure to take a hit.
from any grazing glance, comes to rest on Ostia's sea-cheek.
As with the existing 1.6-litre diesel A3 the new model also features a stop/start system which switches off the engine when the car comes to rest in traffic.
As with the existing 1.6-litre diesel A3, the new model also features a stop/start system that switches off the engine when the car comes to rest in traffic.
As with the existing 1.6-litre diesel A3, the new model also features a stop/start system which switches off the engine when the car comes to rest in traffic.
CUTLINE: An SUV, with its front end torn open, comes to rest in front of the house of the driver's neighbor.
Silent chant where desire comes to rest, The earth returns to a world
A TRUCK comes to rest on its side after going out of control yesterday.