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Ncila - Tail

Ncila is a Xitsonga word meaning "Tail" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of tail
- Tail n
- The posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
- The time of the last part of something; "the fag end of this crisis-ridden century"; "the tail of the storm" [syn: {fag end}, {tail end}]
- Any projection that resembles the tail of an animal [syn: {tail end}]
- 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?" [syn: {buttocks}, {nates}, {arse}, {butt}, {backside}, {bum}, {buns}, {can}, {fundament}, {hindquarters}, {hind end}, {keister}, {posterior}, {prat}, {rear}, {rear end}, {rump}, {stern}, {seat}, {tail end}, {tooshie}, {tush}, {bottom}, {behind}, {derriere}, {fanny}, {ass}]
- A spy employed to follow someone and report their movements [syn: {shadow}, {shadower}]
- (usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head [ant: {head}]
- The rear part of an aircraft [syn: {tail assembly}, {empennage}]
- The rear part of a ship [syn: {stern}, {after part}, {quarter}, {poop}] v
- Go after with the intent to catch; "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit" [syn: {chase}, {chase after}, {trail}, {tag}, {give chase}, {dog}, {go after}, {track}]
- Remove or shorten the tail of an animal [syn: {dock}, {bob}]
- Remove the stalk of fruits or berries
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