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rear1

 
 
pronunciation:
rir
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the back part of something.
The rear of the car was dented.
 
synonyms:
back
antonyms:
front
similar words:
reverse
definition 2: a position behind or in back of something.
We sat in the rear of the theater.
synonyms:
back
antonyms:
front
definition 3: the part of a military unit or area that is farthest away from the enemy.
The soldier was part of the rear guard.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: having to do with or being at the back or the rear.
Go through the rear entrance.
synonyms:
back
antonyms:
front
similar words:
hind, reverse, tail