• Pronunciation of rear: R IH1 R (rir)

  • Number of syllables of rear: 1

  • Pronunciation Video of rear

  • Definition of rear

    • (n): the side that goes last or is not normally seen; "he wrote the date on the back of the photograph"  
    • (n): the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"  
    • (n): the back of a military formation or procession; "infantrymen were in the rear"  
    • (n): the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer; "he stood at the back of the stage"; "it was hidden in the rear of the store"  
    • (n): the side of an object that is opposite its front; "his room was toward the rear of the hotel"  
    • (v): construct, build, or erect; "Raise a barn"  
    • (v): stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds; "The horse reared in terror"  
    • (v): cause to rise up  
    • (v): bring up; "raise a family"; "bring up children"  
    • (v): rise up; "The building rose before them"  
  • Examples of rear

    • Photo shows the rear of the depot.  
    • Fenestration on the rear is asymmetrical and irregular.  
    • The rear and the top were exposed.  
    • A rear hood is connected to the machine and located behind the grating.  
    • The rear seat is larger and reclines.  
    • The cart has foldable front and rear sides.  
    • The diameter of the rear circlet is 57 mm.  
    • In the rear, Airflows encased the rear wheels through the use of fender skirts.  
    • The cabin had a lavatory in the rear.  
    • The rear edge is called the leech.  

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