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1. high-tail

verb. retreat at full speed.

Synonyms

  • flee
  • take flight

Antonyms

  • increase
  • dry fly
  • wet fly

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Words that Rhyme with Mares Tail

  • quesnell
  • deverell
  • cartmell
  • withnail
  • travail
  • tramell
  • sumrell
  • prevail
  • portell
  • parcell
  • mortell
  • mcphail
  • mcgrail
  • marcell
  • macphail
  • exhale
  • carvell
  • cardell
  • bartell
  • averell
  • avenell
  • abimael
  • verrell
  • unveil
  • today'll
  • tirrell
  • surveil
  • savell
  • revell
  • rafale

2. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body.

Synonyms

  • dock
  • bobtail
  • rattle
  • brush
  • vertebrate
  • oxtail
  • process
  • bob
  • caudal appendage
  • scut
  • craniate
  • uropygium
  • outgrowth
  • flag
  • fluke

Antonyms

  • antecedent
  • natural elevation
  • top
  • side

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the time of the last part of something.

Synonyms

  • tail end
  • ending
  • end

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • up
  • lie
  • stand

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] any projection that resembles the tail of an animal.

Synonyms

  • tail end

Antonyms

  • work
  • superior

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • unbreakableness
  • softness
  • thick
  • porosity

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements.

Synonyms

  • shadow
  • follower
  • spy

Antonyms

  • thin
  • hardness
  • lower
  • level

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. tail

verb. ['ˈteɪl'] remove the stalk of fruits or berries.

Synonyms

  • pinch

Antonyms

  • exit
  • acaudate

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] (usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head.

Synonyms

  • verso
  • coin

Antonyms

  • obverse
  • thinness
  • breakableness

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the rear part of an aircraft.

Synonyms

  • horizontal tail
  • stabilizer
  • rear
  • vertical tail
  • empennage
  • back
  • fuselage

Antonyms

  • fancy
  • indulgent
  • undemanding
  • artifact

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the rear part of a ship.

Synonyms

  • poop
  • rear
  • after part
  • escutcheon
  • stern
  • back
  • quarter
  • ship

Antonyms

  • miss
  • best
  • hire
  • placable

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word mares-tail


1. Noun Phrase
Other marginals you can plant along the edges of a pond to enhance the ecosystem include cattails, arrowhead, rushes and reeds, dwarf papyrus, yellow buttons, mares tail and pennywort.

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