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posterior

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of posterior

  1. 1 being at or in the part of something opposite the front part the chapel's posterior location in the church serves to make it a quiet retreat Synonyms of posterior aft, after, hind, hinder, hindmost, back, rear, rearwardWords Related to posterior dorsalNear Antonyms of posterior ventralAntonyms of posterior anterior, fore, forward, front, frontal

  2. 2 being, occurring, or carried out at a time after something else artifacts dating from a posterior historical period Synonyms of posterior after, ensuing, later, subsequentWords Related to posterior behind, belated, delayed, late, slow; closing, concluding, eventual, final, last, latest, latter, terminal, ultimate; followingNear Antonyms of posterior advance, advanced, early, prematureAntonyms of posterior antecedent, anterior, fore, foregoing, former, precedent, preceding, previous, prior


posterior

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of posterior

  1. the part of the body upon which someone sits the baseball players were always slapping one another on the posterior Synonyms of posterior backside, behind, booty (also bootie) [slang], bottom, breech, bum, buns, butt, caboose, can, cheeks, derriere (or derrière), duff, fanny, fundament, hams, haunches, heinie [slang], hunkers, keister (also keester) [slang], nates, buttocks, rear, rear end, rump, seat, tail, tail end, tush [slang]Words Related to posterior beam, stern; moon [slang]



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