To better see all uses of the word
repose
in
Atlas Shrugged
please enable javascript.

repose -- as in: repose on the sofa
Used In
Atlas Shrugged
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Her face was held level and it had a look of astonishment, of acceptance, of repose.
  • She felt an odd calm, almost a confident repose; she knew that it was tension, but the tension of a great clarity.
  • She could detect no particular expression, it was simply a face in natural repose-and the clarity seemed to come from its structure, from the precision of its sharp planes, the firmness of the mouth, the steadiness of the eyes.

  • There are no more uses of "repose" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • 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

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading