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Noun
Dress clothes
Noun
An outer garment with sleeves, worn outdoors and typically extending below the hips
Noun
Plural for the caudal appendage of an animal that is attached to its posterior
“It's also possible that an Apatosaurus tail had a highly flexible extension, equivalent to a bullwhip's popper.”
Noun
Plural for the hindmost part of an animal
“Khadya, meanwhile, gathered the composure to lift her bow and fire a shot at the tail of the beast.”
Noun
Plural for the back of an object, especially a vehicle, vessel or plane
“The plane bounced twice as it touched down onto the runway, and he was forced back in his seat as the tail of the plane followed suit.”
Noun
Plural for the back, or more distant, part of something
“Three of them lined up at the tail of the field.”
Noun
Plural for the end or last part of a given period or event
“He made his comeback at the tail of the season, but hurt his ankle again and gave up trying to shake it off.”
Noun
Plural for a group of people, especially forming a line, row or rank
“A procession came of monks came into sight, with a long tail of people following them.”
Noun
Plural for a length of hair
“Her long, shining tail of hair swished back and forth over her bare shoulders as she marched away.”
Noun
Plural for a person's buttocks
“So, Mr. Simpson, you admit you grabbed her tail. What do you have to say in your defense?”
Noun
Plural for a person (especially a detective) secretly following another to observe their movements
“In a scene right out of The Sopranos, a tail followed a BFI truck out of the Lincoln Tunnel one evening and nearly ran it off the road in New Jersey.”
Noun
Plural for a person who engages in carnal activity for payment
Noun
Plural for a person secretly following and observing another
Noun
Clams or cooches
Noun
Plural for a thin, flat piece of material made of cloth, paper, metal, etc.
Noun
Plural for the passage leading from the opening of the vulva to the cervix of the uterus
Noun
Plural for a projecting part of an invertebrate or other living organism, with a distinct appearance or function
Noun
Plural for cattle tail used in cooking
Noun
Plural for the thicker end of something, especially a tool or a weapon
Noun
Plural for a steady flow of liquid or gas
Noun
Plural for close observation, especially of a suspected spy or criminal
Noun
Plural for a line or sequence of people or things
Noun
Plural for the water or air disturbed by a moving boat or aircraft
Verb
To follow or track, especially closely or stealthily
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“To tail them, the private detective agency must have at least two different vehicles, so that they won't be discovered when tailing after one target.”
Verb
To move or progress slowly, failing to keep up with others
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Verb
To linger behind or wander from a main line or part
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