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repose -- as in: repose on the sofa
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  • The streets, shuttered for the repose of Sunday, swarmed with a gaily coloured crowd.
  • The head itself was so pink and hairless it seemed like a large egg reposing on the papers.

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  • She was reposing on the couch
  • Good night, good night! as sweet repose and rest
    Come to thy heart as that within my breast!
    William Shakespeare  --  Romeo and Juliet

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