Translation of "rear" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /rɪər/ us /rɪər/
the rear

the back part of something

la parte trasera
the rear of the train
rear adjective uk /rɪər/ us /rɪər/

a rear window
verb uk /rɪər/ us /rɪər/

If you rear children or young animals, you look after them until they are adults.


(Translation of “rear” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /riə/

the back part of something

parte trasera
There is a second bathroom at the rear of the house
The enemy attacked the army in the rear.

the buttocks, bottom

The horse kicked him in his rear.
rearadmiral noun

in the navy, (a person of) the rank above commodore.

rearguard noun singular or plural

(the group of) soldiers who protect the rear of an army (eg when it is retreating).


(Translation of “rear” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)