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Synonyms for tail

follow

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on someone's tail

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  • close behind someone
  • hard on someone's heels
  • following someone closely
  • tailing someone

turn tail

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Synonyms for tail

the hindmost part of something

something that follows or is drawn along behind

an agent assigned to observe and report on another

to keep (another) under surveillance by moving along behind

tail away: to grow or cause to grow gradually less

Synonyms for tail

the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body

the time of the last part of something

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any projection that resembles the tail of an animal

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a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements

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(usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head

the rear part of a ship

remove or shorten the tail of an animal

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remove the stalk of fruits or berries

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Eisner's solution to this problem is ultrasonic tail tie technology that bonds the material together without the need for pre-heat time, glues or additives.
The airplane drifted to the left, while the tail tie down contacted the runway.
M recommends From top: flower hair spin, pounds 3 for 6, and butterflies, pounds 3 for 2, both Claire's Accessories; jewel- encrusted bows, pounds 2.49, Superdrug; In Fashion pony cuff, pounds 3.49, Charles Worthington (0845-070 8090); Rock Star tail tie, pounds 9.95, and All Heart tail tie, pounds 12.50, both HQhair.com (020-7229 0563); jewelled hair slide, pounds 4, Claire's Accessories; Take Aways hairgrips, pounds 1.50 for 12, Charles Worthington
Other finalists were Elsner Engineering's Glueless Tail Tie for rolled wipes and Kimberly-Clark Corporation's Huggies Natural Care Extra Sensitive Baby Wipes.
Hot melt tail tie roll closure is an available option.