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English noun: backside

1. backside (location) the side of an object that is opposite its front


SamplesHis room was toward the rear of the hotel.


Synonymsback end, rear


Broader (hypernym)face, side


Narrower (hyponym)nape, nucha, rearward, scruff


Antonymsforepart, front, front end

2. backside (body) the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on


SamplesHe deserves a good kick in the butt.
Are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?.


Synonymsarse, ass, behind, bottom, bum, buns, butt, buttocks, can, derriere, fanny, fundament, hind end, hindquarters, keister, nates, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, seat, stern, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush


Broader (hypernym)body part


Part meronymbody, torso, trunk









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