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1. posterior

adjective. ['ˌpɔˈstɪrjɝ'] located at or near or behind a part or near the end of a structure.

Synonyms

  • spatial relation
  • hind
  • position
  • caudal
  • retral
  • back

Antonyms

  • anterior
  • side
  • miss
  • best

Etymology

  • posterior (Latin)

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Rhymes with Posterior

  • lapierre

Sentences with posterior


1. Noun, singular or mass
Working on your posterior chain helps improve the overall appearance of your thighs.

2. Adjective
Deadlifts are a great way to build posterior power.

2. posterior

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

Synonyms

  • ass
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • butt
  • bottom
  • derriere
  • 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

  • undemanding
  • middle
  • beginning
  • obverse

Etymology

  • posterior (Latin)

3. posterior

adjective. ['ˌpɔˈstɪrjɝ'] coming at a subsequent time or stage.

Synonyms

  • subsequent
  • later

Antonyms

  • natural elevation
  • top
  • head

Etymology

  • posterior (Latin)

4. posterior

noun. ['ˌpɔˈstɪrjɝ'] a tooth situated at the back of the mouth.

Synonyms

  • back tooth

Antonyms

  • placable
  • fancy

Etymology

  • posterior (Latin)
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