rest with - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyrest with
he/she/itrests with
present participleresting with
past tenserested with
past participlerested with
  1. rest with someone if a decision or responsibility rests with someone, they have the duty or authority to take that decision or responsibility

    The matter now rests with the medical committee.

See also main entry: rest