Idioms about rear
Origin of rear1
synonym study for rear
Other definitions for rear (2 of 2)
Origin of rear2
words often confused with rear
OTHER WORDS FROM rearun·reared, adjectivewell-reared, adjective
How to use rear in a sentence
Coats that go over your rear and down to your mid-thigh, like The North Face’s Arctic Insulated Parka, cover enough body without making you shorten your stride.The hottest gifts to buy for the friend who’s always cold|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 20, 2020|Popular-Science
Since the spring, riders have been required to board through rear doors, bypassing fareboxes, to better protect drivers from exposure to the virus.Metro board approves budget cuts, buyouts as pandemic dents agency’s budget|Justin George|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Slowly moving your arms and legs between reps strengthens the glutes and rear shoulder muscles, which help lessen the load on your lower back.
The employee fled to the rear of the establishment and told a co-worker to call the police.
Authorities in Virginia are looking for a woman who was driving a car that crashed into the rear of a Virginia State Police patrol vehicle along an Interstate 66 work zone late Friday.
But Kate has clung to her middle-class roots and middle-class ideas of child-rearing defiantly.
The worst part is that Focus on the Family is restrained compared to other Christian conservative child-rearing advice.The Adrian Peterson Beating and the Christian Right's Love of Corporal Punishment|Amanda Marcotte|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The daily grind of child-rearing and the stress of sharing responsibility seem to be a big part of it.
Not uncommon, this type of pet-rearing situation thrives in an age of Internet that drives niche commerce.The Weird Underground World of Urban Animal Husbandry|Dale Eisinger|May 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What about the ghetto residents who exhibit “mainstream” values on working, education, and child-rearing?How Much Does 'Culture' Matter for 'Inner-City' Poverty?|Jamelle Bouie|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Within were the park and the deer, and the mansion rearing its brilliant columns amidst the redundant groves of a Spanish autumn.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
The care shown in rearing insures a perfect straightness of stem, and an equable diameter of about an inch or an inch and a half.
Thanks particularly to the efforts of the Plunket Society, great help is available in the rearing and management of babies.Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents|Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
Rearing is less common than shying, but more dangerous from the risk of pulling the horse over backward.Horsemanship for Women|Theodore Hoe Mead
A small snake will always respond to the challenge of a much larger one, this challenge taking the form of rearing up and hissing.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont
British Dictionary definitions for rear (1 of 2)
Word Origin for rear
British Dictionary definitions for rear (2 of 2)
Derived forms of rearrearer, noun
Word Origin for rear
Other Idioms and Phrases with rear
In addition to the idioms beginning with rear
- rear end
- rear its ugly head
- bring up the rear