Synonyms of rear in English

: rear1rear2

rear1


See definition of rear

verb

1‘I was born and reared in Newcastle’

SYNONYMS
bring up, care for, look after, nurture, parent
educate, train, instruct
North American raise

2‘he reared cattle and sheep’

SYNONYMS
breed, raise, keep, tend

3‘laboratory-reared plantlets’

SYNONYMS
grow, cultivate

4‘Harry stiffened and reared his head’

SYNONYMS
raise, lift, lift up, hold up, uplift, upraise

5‘Creagan Hill reared up before them’

SYNONYMS
rise, rise up, tower, soar, loom

Synonyms of rear in English

: rear1rear2

rear2


See definition of rear

noun

1‘a door at the rear of the building’

SYNONYMS
back, back part, hind part, back end, other end
occiput
stern
ANTONYMS

front

2‘Sophie and I brought up the rear of the queue’

SYNONYMS
end, tail end, rear end, back end, tail
North American tag end
aft, after
ANTONYMS

front, vanguard, bow

3‘he slapped her on the rear’

SYNONYMS
buttocks, backside, behind, bottom, rear end, rump, seat, haunches, hindquarters, cheeks
derrière
Sitzfleisch
informal sit-upon, stern, BTM, tochus, rusty dusty
British informal bum, botty, prat, jacksie
Scottish informal bahookie
North American informal butt, fanny, tush, tushie, tail, duff, buns, booty, caboose, heinie, patootie, keister, tuchis, bazoo, bippy
West Indian informal batty, rass
humorous posterior, fundament
British vulgar slang arse, clunge
North American vulgar slang ass
technical nates

adjective

1‘the car's rear bumper’

SYNONYMS
back, end, rearmost, endmost
hind, hinder, hindmost
technical posterior, caudal
ANTONYMS

front, foremost