rump

Part of speech: noun

The buttocks or hinder parts; the fag- end of anything.

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Usage examples "rump":

  1. Our editor even considers this to be " a coarse emblem;" yet " the rump of a fowl" could hardly offend even a lady's delicacy! - "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)", Isaac Disraeli.
  2. It is much larger than any others of this genus, being eighteen inches long from nose to rump. - "A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII.", Robert Kerr.
  3. The sorrel's nose reached the black's reeling rump; it stretched to his flank, to the saddle, to his shoulder.... - "Bruce of the Circle A", Harold Titus.