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Meaning of “bring up the rear” in the English Dictionary

"bring up the rear" in British English

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bring up the rear

to be at the back of a ​group that is going ​somewhere: You two go ​ahead - Sam and I'll bring up the ​rear.
(Definition of bring up the rear from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bring up the rear”
in Chinese (Simplified) 走在最后面…
in Chinese (Traditional) 走在最後面…
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