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Synonyms for rear

Synonyms for rear

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)

Synonyms for rear

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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Reading Will should chasten the petty scribes who today scream scandal over every piddling political flap that rears its head.
The waste in slash disposal rears its head as an issue, spinning simple questions into complex answers.
Time after time this tedious story rears its head and those with too much time on their hands act as though the whole region will crumble to dust if the Gospels are not returned.
Once again, the bright idea of moving water along canals from areas where there is plenty, to areas where there is none, rears its head.
Stress rears its head when we most feel that we cannot cope.
But jauntiness rears its head in the form of one-armed cartwheels, all to the urban sounds of dripping water and jackhammers.
The US atrocities showed evil menace has to be confronted wherever it rears its head.
It is a little more melodic, and slightly more tuneful and certainly more effort has been with its vocals, but ultimately the old tale of "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" rears its head.
Prodigy rears its head on a remix of Method Man's ``Release Yo' Self,'' while David Darling's ``November'' and DJ Shadow's ``Stem'' provide the only semblance of traditional film scoring.