1. (law) Limited; abridged; reduced; curtailed.
- estate tail
1. the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
2. the time of the last part of something
- the tail of the storm
3. any projection that resembles the tail of an animal
4. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
Definition categories: body
5. a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements
6. (usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head
7. the rear part of an aircraft
Similar word(s): empennage
8. the rear part of a ship
Sentences with tail as a noun:
- Most primates have a tail and fangs.
- A sequence is said to be frequently if every tail of the sequence contains .
- After the burly macho nudists' polar bear dip, their tails were spectacularly shrunk, so they looked like an immature kid's innocent tail.
- I'm gonna get me some tail tonight.
- tail male — limitation to male heirsin tail — subject to such a limitation
1. go after with the intent to catch
2. remove or shorten the tail of an animal
3. remove the stalk of fruits or berries
Sentences with tail as a verb:
- Tail that car!
- This vessel tails downstream.