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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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from any grazing glance, comes to rest on Ostia's sea-cheek.
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.
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.
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.
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.
They have only themselves to blame, they set the ball rolling, we must see where it comes to rest.