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English definition of “rear”

rear

verb
 
 
/rɪər/
CARE FOR YOUNG [T] If you rear children or young animals, you care for them until they are adults: In these waters they breed and rear their young.Parenting and caring for childrenAnimal farming - general words
HORSE [I] ( also rear up) If a horse rears, it stands on its back legs. → See also raise/rear its ugly headHorse ridingHorse racingHorses and similar animals
(Definition of rear verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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