Back and Rear

Back

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Back adjective – Being at or in the part of something opposite the front part.
Usage example: she carried all the presents in the back door, as the children were playing in the front yard

Rear is a synonym for back in tail topic. In some cases you can use "Rear" instead the word "Back" as a noun or an adjective or a verb or an adverb, when it comes to topics like position, end, reverse, precede. popular alternative
Nearby Words: backward, backing, backed, backside, backwards
Synonyms for Back

Rear

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Rear adjective – Being at or in the part of something opposite the front part.
Usage example: go to the back of the building and look out the rear window and you'll see the eagle

Back is a synonym for rear in position topic. You can use "Back" instead the word "Rear" as a noun or an adjective or a verb or an adverb, if it concerns topics such as tail, precede, behind, posterior. popular alternative
Nearby Words: rearmost, rearwards, rearward, rearer
Synonyms for Rear

How words are described

front front back front rear
exposed exposed back exposed rear
actual actual back actual rear
entire entire back entire rear
Other adjectives: big, little, naked.

Things that words describes

view back view rear view
part back part rear part
position back position rear position
area back area rear area
Other nouns: seat, line, end, half, plate, projection, wheel, entrance, door, side, legs, attacks, lines, limbs, shots, wheels, doors, bumpers.

Common collocations

head back head rear head

Both words in one sentence

  • Actually Pretty Funny In "Cape Feare", Marge scolds Bart for somehow tattooing "Wide load" on Homer's rear, but then chuckles at it behind his back.
  • Back-to-Back Badasses Twilight Sparkle and Applejack back up against each other and rear up, and it looks like they're about to kick some serious faerie butt until "Twilight" changes back into a changeling.
  • Anime / Princess Tutu Male Gaze: In one scene, Autor is following behind Rue, and the camera focuses on Rue's back and slowly...pans down to examine her rear end and legs.
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