What is the meaning of rear?

noun

verb

  • Stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds.
    • usage: "The horse reared in terror"
  • Bring up.
    • usage: "raise a family"; "bring up children"
  • Rise up.
    • usage: "The building rose before them"
  • Cause to rise up.
  • Construct, build, or erect.
    • usage: "Raise a barn"

adjective

  • Located in or toward the back or rear.
    • usage: "the chair's rear legs"; "the rear door of the plane"; "on the rearward side"
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APAWordNet. (2010). rear. Retrieved September 24, 2018, from http://smartdefine.org/rear/definitions/1181970
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "rear" http://smartdefine.org/rear/definitions/1181970 (accessed September 24, 2018).
HarvardWordNet 2010, rear, Smart Define, viewed 24 September, 2018, <http://smartdefine.org/rear/definitions/1181970>.
MLAWordNet. "rear" 23 October 2010. Web. 24 September 2018. <http://smartdefine.org/rear/definitions/1181970>
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