Definition of "rear end" [rear end]

  • The rear part: the rear end of a car. (noun)
  • Informal The buttocks. (noun)

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Use "rear end" in a sentence
  • "There was a light brown pickup truck parked in the gravel driveway, and in front of that a dark blue, fourdoor automobile with its right rear end jacked up."
  • "Anyway, I thought it was time to get off my toches rear end and get out here among the Unchosen People."
  • "Still facing outward with my rear end on the snow, I extended my arms out to either side of the groove and pressed my hands against the grayish-brown granite, palms down."
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