rest in peace


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rest in peace

A phrase used as a wish for one who has died. "Rest in peace, my dear friend," she said through her tears.
See also: peace, rest

rest in peace

to lie dead peacefully for eternity. (A solemn entreaty used in funeral prayers, eulogies, etc.) We prayed that the deceased would rest in peace. The bodies of the soldiers will rest in peace.
See also: peace, rest
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God bless you angel and deepest sympathies to the two heartbroken families may you rest in peace and you will never be forgotten.
Rest in peace Michaela, our thoughts are with your family to get through this hard time.
My thoughts and prayers are with you on the sad loss of Michaela, rest in peace.
A sad sad loss SHARI KELVIN: You are a champion Darren, may you rest in peace.
Rest in peace and now your family can live in peace.
I know that she is at long last back in the bosom of her family, may she rest in peace.