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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fag end, tail, tail endnoun

    the time of the last part of something

    "the fag end of this crisis-ridden century"; "the tail of the storm"

  2. tail, tail endnoun

    any projection that resembles the tail of an animal

  3. buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, fundament, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, assnoun

    the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

    "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"


  1. tail endnoun

    The rear end of anything; of a person or animal, the butt, buttocks; hindquarters, rump.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tail end in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tail end in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of tail end in a Sentence

  1. Arian Vojdani:

    We are at the tail-end of a strong earnings and that's still playing in. They want to be a part of what looks like a strong year despite any type of headline shock.

  2. Daniel Schneider:

    August was the tail end for financial support provided by the CARES Act, by the time we came back to talk to individuals in September and October, that money was gone and their fragility had risen significantly.

  3. President Trump:

    Thank you, Mr. President Trump, i want to challenge you on one of the statements that you made in the tail end of the campaign.

  4. Matt Barreto:

    This is happening in an off year, in an off month -- we are on the tail end of summer -- so there was a lot of hand ringing in the summer, but no one was paying attention to the recall. There was no enthusiasm gap because there was no enthusiasm, the fact that it is all coming in the last month is normal and it just makes sense to me.

  5. Admiral Markets ' Darren Sinden:

    European stocks are still probably the best choice in a limited range of options, there's not much incentive to hold bonds, and the U.S. is at the tail-end of a bull run, so it's hard to justify putting your money there. Nevertheless, in Europe, I still have some concerns about the domestic European economic recovery.

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  • نهاية الذيلArabic
  • extrémité de la queueFrench
  • staartzijde, staartkantDutch
  • зад, коне́ц, хвостRussian

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    a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
    • A. exponent
    • B. cazique
    • C. chin-wag
    • D. maculation

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