Spellcheck.net

Definitions of rear

  1. the side that goes last or is not normally seen; "he wrote the date on the back of the photograph" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer; "he stood at the back of the stage"; "it was hidden in the rear of the store" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the side of an object that is opposite its front; "his room was toward the rear of the hotel" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. bring up; "raise a family"; "bring up children" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. cause to rise up Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. construct, build, or erect; "Raise a barn" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. rise up; "The building rose before them" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. the back of a military formation or procession; "infantrymen were in the rear" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. as of quadrupeds Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. located in or toward the back or rear; "the chair's rear legs"; "the rear door of the plane"; "on the rearward side" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  12. stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds; "The horse reared in terror" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  13. Early; soon. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. Specifically, the part of an army or fleet which comes last, or is stationed behind the rest. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. Being behind, or in the hindmost part; hindmost; as, the rear rank of a company. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. To place in the rear; to secure the rear of. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. To raise; to lift up; to cause to rise, become erect, etc.; to elevate; as, to rear a monolith. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. To erect by building; to set up; to construct; as, to rear defenses or houses; to rear one government on the ruins of another. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. To lift and take up. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. To bring up to maturity, as young; to educate; to instruct; to foster; as, to rear offspring. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. To breed and raise; as, to rear cattle. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. To rouse; to stir up. Webster Dictionary DB
  23. To rise up on the hind legs, as a horse; to become erect. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. The back or hindmost part; that which is behind, or last in order; - opposed to front. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. The back or hinder part; as the rear of a building; place or position behind; as, the garden is at the rear of the house; background; that part of a fleet or army behind the rest. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  26. To raise or lift up; elevate; as, to rear a telegraph pole; build up; erect; as, to rear a palace; bring up; educate; as, to rear children. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  27. To rise up, especially on the hind legs. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  28. Pertaining to, or situated at, the back part; rear guard, the part of an army stationed behind the main body to guard it from the rear; rear admiral, in the United States Navy, an officer ranking next below the admiral. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  29. The back or hindmost part: the last part of an army or fleet. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  30. (orig.) To raise: to bring up to maturity: to educate: to stir up. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  31. To rise on the hind-legs, as a horse. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  32. Hinder. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  33. The back part; last part of an army or fleet. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  34. To raise; bring up; erect. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  35. To rise on the hind legs. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  36. To raise; elevate; set up; bring up; nurture and train, as children; raise, as animals. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  37. To rise upright, as a horse upon its hind legs. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  38. Being in the rear; last; hindmost. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  39. The hindmost part or position. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  40. That which is behind; the last in order; the part of an army or of a fleet which is behind the other. In the rear, behind the rest. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  41. To raise; to lift after a fall; to bring up; to educate; to breed. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  42. The part behind the rest; the part of any army of fleet behind the other; the last class; the last in order. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  43. To raise; to stir or rouse up; to breed and bring up to maturity, as cattle; to educate or instruct; to rise on the hind legs, as a horse. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  44. The back or hindmost part; that which is behind, or last in order; -- opposed to front. mso.anu.edu.au
  45. The back or hindmost part; that which is behind, or last in order; opposed to front. dictgcide_fs
  46. r[=e]r, n. the back or hindmost part: the last part of an army or fleet.--ns. REAR'-AD'MIRAL, an officer of the third rank, who commands the rear division of a fleet; REAR'DORSE, an open fireplace, without a chimney, against the rear wall of a room; REAR'-FRONT, the rear-rank of a body of troops when faced about; REAR'-GUARD, troops which protect the rear of an army; REAR'HORSE, an insect of the family Mantidæ; REAR'ING-BIT, a bit to prevent a horse from lifting his head when rearing; REAR'ING-BOX, in fish-culture, a fish-breeder; REAR'-LINE, the last rank of a battalion, &c., drawn up in open order; REAR'MOST, last of all; REAR'-RANK, the hindermost rank of a body of troops; REAR'WARD, RERE'WARD, (B.), the rear-guard, the part which comes last. [O. Fr. riere--L. retro, behind.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  47. r[=e]r, v.t. to bring up to maturity: to educate: to erect: (Milt.) to lift upward, as steps: (Spens.) to carry off by force: to stir up.--v.i. to rise on the hind-legs, as a horse.--n. REAR'ER, one who rears or raises: in coal-mines, a seam having an inclination of more than 30°. [A.S. r['æ]ran, to raise, the causal of rísan, to rise.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  48. r[=e]r, adj. early: underdone.--adjs. REAR'-BOILED; REAR'-ROAST'ED. [Rare.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  49. Hindmost part of army or fleet (hang on the r. of, follow with view to attacking); back of, space behind, position at back of, army or camp or person (bring, close, up the r., come last; take enemy in r., attack from behind; saw them far in the r., behind; was sent to the r. for safety); back part of anything (at the r. of, behind); rear-, r. attrib., hinder, back-; so rearmost a.; r.-admiral, flagofficer below vice-admiral; r.-guard, body of troops detached to protect r. esp. in retreats (r.-g. action, engagement between r.-g. & enemy); rearward n. [Anglo French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  50. Raise, set upright, build, uplift, hold upwards, (rhet.; r. a pillar, cathedral, &c.; reared his mighty stature; r. one\'s head, one\'s voice, a hand, &c.); raise, bring up, breed, foster, nourish, educate, cultivate, grow, (cattle, game, children, crops, &c.); (of horse &c.; intr. & rarely refl.) rise, raise itself, on hind feet. Hence rearer n. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  51. n. [French] The back or hindmost part;- specifically, the part of an army or fleet which is behind the rest. Cabinet Dictionary

What are the misspellings for rear?

X