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1. derriere

noun. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.

Synonyms

  • ass
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • posterior
  • butt
  • bottom
  • rear end
  • can
  • keister
  • buttocks
  • rump
  • prat
  • backside
  • hindquarters
  • stern
  • tail
  • body
  • torso
  • fanny
  • tooshie
  • hind end
  • buns
  • rear
  • arse
  • tush
  • bum
  • behind
  • nates
  • tail end
  • seat

Antonyms

  • anterior
  • antecedent
  • natural elevation
  • top

Etymology

  • derrière (French)

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Example sentences of the word derriere


1. Noun, singular or mass
Many of them are too tight on your derriere and too loose in other places.

2. Noun, plural
Instead, choose a cardigan that’s long enough to cover your derriere.

3. Verb, base form
To effectively work the seat muscles, dancers also stand very tall with shoulders pushed down, abdominal muscles held in and derriere tucked slightly under with no arch in the lower back.

4. Existential there
That plump derriere is responsible for filling out your favorite pair of jeans and turning a ho-hum trip to the pool into a head-turning experience.

5. Adjective
Miss K is known for her derriere and your costume wouldn’t be complete without one to match.

6. Adverb
This video workout we've created with CrossFit athlete Jordan Shalhoub will strengthen your glutes, which means a you'll end up with a lifted and toned derriere.

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