Translation of "tail" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /teɪl/ us /teɪl/

the long, narrow part that sticks out from the back of an animal’s body

しっぽ, 尾
The dog is happy to see you – he’s wagging / his tail.
with your tail between your legs

feeling ashamed and embarrassed because you have failed or made a mistake

The losing team went off with their tails between their legs.

(Translation of “tail” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)