plural of tail

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1 a body of employees or servants who accompany and wait on a person
  • the tail that accompanies the prince wherever he goes

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2 the part of the body upon which someone sits
  • get your tail in here

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3 a behind part or surface
  • the tail of the ship

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present tense third-person singular of tail

Synonyms & Antonyms of tails (Entry 2 of 2)

to go after or on the track of
  • detectives tailed the suspect to see where he was going at that time of the evening

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“Tails.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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