rear

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Related to bringing up the rear: at least, touch base, at the expense of, take it for granted
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Synonyms for rear

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the hindmost part of something

the part or area farthest from the front

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the part of one's back on which one rests in sitting

located in the rear

to take care of and educate (a child)

to move (something) to a higher position

to make or form (a structure)

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the back of a military formation or procession

the side of an object that is opposite its front

the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer

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the side that goes last or is not normally seen

stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds

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construct, build, or erect

located in or toward the back or rear

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