Definition of “posterior” - English Dictionary

“posterior” in British English

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posterioradjective [ before noun ]

uk /pɒsˈtɪə.ri.ər/ us /pɑːˈstɪr.i.ɚ/


uk /pɒsˈtɪə.ri.ər/ us /pɑːˈstɪr.i.ɚ/ humorous

(Definition of “posterior” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“posterior” in American English

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posteriornoun [ C ]

us /pɑˈstɪər·i·ər, poʊ-/ infml usually humorous

a person’s buttocks:

Park your posterior on that seat.

(Definition of “posterior” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)