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tail - Dictionary definition and meaning for word tail

Definition
(noun) the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
Definition
(noun) the time of the last part of something
Synonyms : fag end , tail end
Example Sentence
  • the fag end of this crisis-ridden century
  • the tail of the storm

Definition
(noun) any projection that resembles the tail of an animal
Synonyms : tail end

Definition
(noun) the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
Example Sentence
  • he deserves a good kick in the butt
  • are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?

Definition
(noun) a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements
Synonyms : shadow , shadower

Definition
(noun) (usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head
Definition
(noun) the rear part of an aircraft
Synonyms : empennage , tail assembly

Definition
(noun) the rear part of a ship
Synonyms : after part , poop , quarter , stern

Definition
(verb) go after with the intent to catch
Synonyms : chase , chase after , dog , give chase , go after , tag , track , trail
Example Sentence
  • The policeman chased the mugger down the alley
  • the dog chased the rabbit

Definition
(verb) remove or shorten the tail of an animal
Synonyms : bob , dock

Definition
(verb) remove the stalk of fruits or berries

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