Part of speech: verb

To raise; elevate; set up; bring up; nurture and train, as children; raise, as animals.

Part of speech: verb

To rise upright, as a horse upon its hind legs.

Part of speech: adjective

Being in the rear; last; hindmost.

Part of speech: noun

The hindmost part or position.

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Usage examples "rear":

  1. " Will you be good enough to obey orders and fall to the rear when you are told, Sergeant? - "Queen Sheba's Ring", H. Rider Haggard.
  2. Tony watched them flash past him to the rear. - "Servants of the Guns", Jeffery E. Jeffery.
  3. Go to the rear! - "The Hollow of Her Hand", George Barr McCutcheon.