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adjective as in bred

adjective as in erected

adjective as in raised

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As they go to grab it, they bring their tail up and in, using their rear to scoop up the worm.

Ibis offers the “Roxy tune,” adjusting the rear shock so that smaller riders can enjoy optimal suspension engineering.

Google and a couple of Samsung events brought up the rear, critiqued for having more advertising-like presentation styles.

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But, the ability to individually power the rear wheels also allows the system to direct power to whichever of those has the most traction.

It also has a “crab walk” feature that lets the front and rear wheels steer at the same angle at low speeds so it can move diagonally around obstacles.

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And then, at the close of our conversation, her punk roots reared their head like they had never disappeared.

Even if they have been reared from a young age in captivity, news reports abound with animal attacks.

But later in the segment, the shame of addiction reared its ugly head once more.

For a while, she fell into a depression and abandoned the churchgoing Methodist tradition in which she was reared.

The animal reared up and threw Mr. Gracida  before landing on top of him and killing him.

Calling for his aunt, who had reared him, he moved forward as if to speak to her, but instead he bit off her ear.

Early left an orphan, he and his sister were reared by his grandfather on the maternal side.

Strictly reared by a mother gentle and devout, and by a father hard and avaricious.

If a man has taken a young child ‘from his waters’ to sonship, and has reared him up, no one has any claim against that nursling.

Even when the Pharos was reared, the primitive mode of illumination by means of wood or coal was employed.


On this page you'll find 44 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to reared, such as: cultivated, cultured, produced, raised, trained, and educated.

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