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  1. put to restverb

    to settle or finish, especially a question or discussion

  2. Etymology: From put + to + rest.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of put to rest in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of put to rest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of put to rest in a Sentence

  1. The Republican governor:

    I want to put to rest a question that some of you have been asking me, i want to let you know that I will not be a candidate for the United States Senate.

  2. Josh Hawley:

    Maybe we can put to rest this attempt to constantly leverage the worst interpretations of Justice Scalia's philosophy, misrepresentations, and attribute them all to you, as if you are the same person.

  3. Acting Inspector Ben Jarman:

    The human remains were the primary focus of the offender and that is what we are focusing on, it's very distressing for the families. They expect their loved ones to be put to rest at peace.

  4. Miklos Heisler:

    We try to do the burial so it sends a message to society, when these bones were found nobody could be sure they were all Jewish; probably some are not ... If remains of Jews and Goyim (non-Jews) are found together they must be put to rest together.

  5. Ben Watkins:

    I didn't want this to be a character who was already physically imposing and already used to doing his own dirty work, that hesitation was immediately put to rest when Ron came in and met with us, and one of the first things that he said was that the role scared him.

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