from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See reast.
- To stand stubbornly still, as a horse; balk.
- To arrest; stop suddenly; halt.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Funny that Ronney likes healthcare for his state but he doesn't want it for the reest of us.
After that it spent the reest of the war on the Eastern Front (other than a period of rest/refit in France).