- a place where someone or something rests, esp (last resting place) the grave
Related Words for resting placehideaway, sanctuary, haven, support, footing, base, ground, tomb, garden, graveyard, mortuary, lounge, chair, bed, target, harbor, stop, terminal, station, foothold
Examples from the Web for resting place
Historical Examples of resting place
On going to them I found a resting-place in a fodder-loft, in the horse-lot of the plantation.Biography of a Slave
Loutherbourg, the painter, found a resting-place in its churchyard.
Then, with Johnson's assistance, he built a resting-place in an iceberg.
Could not a single gull or ptarmigan find a resting-place there?
No tomb to mark his resting-place, either then or since, was ever seen.Anabasis