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See definition of rear-ender on Dictionary.com
  • as inaccident
  • as incrash
  • as inmishap
  • as insmash-up
  • as inwreck

synonyms for rear-ender

  • calamity
  • casualty
  • disaster
  • hazard
  • mishap
  • pileup
  • setback
  • blow
  • collision
  • crack-up
  • fender-bender
  • fluke
  • misadventure
  • misfortune
  • smash
  • total
  • smash-up
  • stack-up
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antonyms for rear-ender

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  • blessing
  • boon
  • good fortune
  • good luck
  • calculation
  • decision
  • intent
  • intention
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    How to use rear-ender in a sentence

    As the bright glow of a little cascade of sparks pierced the darkness, a voice in our rear called sharply: "Hands up!"
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    He went himself to the kitchen, which was a building apart from the cottages and lying to the rear of the house.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    If we had shot 'em without discrimination, the cowards would have got bold, seein' that they weren't safer in rear than in front.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    Going back we had some long range shots with the 15-inch guns at batteries in rear of Achi Baba.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    So Lawrence find Harry rode ahead, the squad some fifteen or twenty paces in the rear, leisurely following.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    He gave orders for the horses to be tethered a little distance in the rear of the camp, where they would be sheltered.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    Then they trailed across the flat toward me, MacRae blandly bringing up the rear.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    At Grosbeeren and Dennewitz, where his divisional officers fought and won, the Prince kept discreetly in the rear.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    He was removed to the rear, and the doctors decided that it was necessary to amputate the right leg.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    According to his plan a "Suitable Bass" tablet is provided just above the rear end of the black keys on each manual.
    THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO REAR-ENDER

    • blow
    • calamity
    • casualty
    • collision
    • crack-up
    • disaster
    • fender-bender
    • fluke
    • hazard
    • misadventure
    • misfortune
    • mishap
    • pileup
    • rear-ender
    • setback
    • smash
    • smash-up
    • stack-up
    • total
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