Scrabble word: TAIL


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Definitions of TAIL in dictionaries:

    • noun - the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
    • noun - the time of the last part of something
    • noun - any projection that resembles the tail of an animal
    • noun - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
    • noun - a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements
    • noun - (usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head
    • noun - the rear part of an aircraft
    • noun - the rear part of a ship
    • verb - go after with the intent to catch
    • verb - remove or shorten the tail of an animal
    • verb - remove the stalk of fruits or berries
    • The posterior part of an animal, especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body.
    • The bottom, rear, or hindmost part: the tail of a shirt.
    • The rear end of a wagon or other vehicle.
    • The rear portion of the fuselage of an aircraft.
    • An assembly of stabilizing planes and control surfaces in this rear portion.
    • The vaned rear portion of a bomb or missile.
    • An appendage to the rear or bottom of a thing: the tail of a kite.
    • The long luminous stream of gas and dust forced from the head of a comet when it is close to the sun.
    • A braid of hair; a pigtail.
    • Something that follows or takes the last place: the tail of a journey.
    • A train of followers; a retinue.
    • The end of a line of persons or things.
    • The short closing line of certain stanzas of verse.
    • The refuse or dross remaining from processes such as distilling or milling.
    • The bottom of a page; the bottom margin.
    • The side of a coin not having the principal design and the date.
    • The trail of a person or an animal in flight.
    • A person assigned or employed to follow and report on someone else’s movements and actions: The police put a tail on the suspected drug dealer.
    • A formal evening costume typically worn by men.
    • A swallowtailed coat.
    • The buttocks.
    • A sexual partner, especially a woman or girl.
    • Of or relating to a tail or tails: tail feathers.
    • Situated in the tail, as of an airplane: a tail gunner.
    • To provide with a tail: tail a kite.
    • To deprive of a tail; dock.
    • To serve as the tail of: The Santa Claus float tailed the parade.
    • To connect (often dissimilar or incongruous objects) by or as if by the tail or end: tail two ideas together.
    • To set one end of (a beam, board, or brick) into a wall.
    • To follow and keep under surveillance.
    • To become lengthened or spaced when moving in a line: The patrol tailed out in pairs.
    • To be inserted at one end into a wall, as a floor timber or beam.
    • To follow: tailed after the leader.
    • Nautical.
    • To go aground with the stern foremost.
    • To lie or swing with the stern in a named direction, as when riding at anchor or on a mooring.
    • Being in tail: a tail estate.
    • verb - to provide with a tail (a hindmost part)


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