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  • nounend piece, part
  • noun(vulgar) buttocks
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synonyms for tail

  • back end
  • rear
  • rudder
  • appendage
  • empennage
  • end
  • extremity
  • reverse
  • stub
  • tag
  • tailpiece
  • train
  • caudal appendage
  • fag end
  • hind end
  • hind part
  • hindmost part
  • last part
  • tag end
  • wagger
See also synonyms for: tailed / tailing / tails
  • bottom
  • buttocks
  • rear end
  • backside
  • behind
  • posterior
  • rump
  • tush
  • butt
  • buns
  • derriere
  • duff
  • fanny
  • keister

antonyms for tail

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  • beginning
  • front
  • start
  • head
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    Maybe “instead of the horn off the top of its head, there’s a tail growing there,” he says.
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    WORDS RELATED TO TAIL

    • aback
    • abaft
    • aft
    • after
    • astern
    • back of
    • backward
    • behind
    • final
    • following
    • hind
    • hindmost
    • in the wake of
    • posterior
    • rear
    • rearmost
    • rearward
    • tail
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