Chinese English Dictionary

中文, 汉语, 漢語 - English

休息 in English:

1. to rest to rest


Every child has to have time to rest in a kindergarten.
My brother doesn't know how to rest.
I need to rest from my children or they will drive me crazy!
I need to rest.

English word "休息"(to rest) occurs in sets:

爱好,社交生活 - Free time, social life and hobbies
最常用1000英语单词 351-400

2. to take a rest to take a rest


After work I need to take a rest.

English word "休息"(to take a rest) occurs in sets:

1000 most important Chinese words 351 - 400

3. day off day off


I've a day off
Take a day off if you feel like it.
I took a day off.
I can't meet you this week. I've only got one day off and a couple of important things to sort out.
She has a day off
Take half a day off if you feel like it. (Weź sobie pół dnia wolnego, jeśli chcesz.) I don't have time to take a day off work.
You need a day off my friend.

English word "休息"(day off) occurs in sets:

工作及职业 - Work and career

4. break break


Take a break.
Give me a break. If you have something to say, stop making faces and say it.
If you leave your textbooks at school during the break, they'll get confiscated.
Your boyfriend is a problematic person, but that's not a good enough reason to give up or break off your relationship.
You have been thinking about this problem the whole morning. Take a break; go eat lunch.
The publication of the exam results over without incident, for the time being attention is naturally going to focus on the summer break, right?
Sometimes hockey players get so competitive that fights break out.
After waiting all day, the workers were still looking for a break in the weather so they could resume the search.
People usually find it very difficult to break the ice when they meet someone extremely attractive for the first time.
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me.
As a boy, I spent several years in Indonesia and heard the call of the azaan at the break of dawn and the fall of dusk.
The patient implored, "Please ... Break my arms!"
I also wanted to enjoy the break, but thanks to preparation and supplementary lessons for a certain six-man team, I got none!
Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through.
when you are at work, a break is a time when you stop working and relax for a short while before starting to work again

English word "休息"(break) occurs in sets:

学校和教育 - School and education