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English definition of “rear-end”

rear-end

verb [T]     /ˈrɪə.rend/ US  /ˈrɪr.end/ US informal
to hit the back of one car with another in an accident : My new car was rear-ended while it was parked outside the station .Accidents involving vehiclesHitting against objects accidentally and colliding
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