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Synonyms for posteriorpɒˈstɪər i ər, poʊ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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, ass(noun)

    the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

    Synonyms:
    screw, arse, keister, female genital organ, substructure, stinkpot, goat, cornerstone, stern, lavatory, git, croup, arsehole, butt, shadower, crapper, commode, throne, skunk, base, tooshie, foundation, butt end, lav, derriere, can buoy, shag, place, seat, prat, bottomland, hind end, behind, tin can, scum bag, asshole, freighter, understructure, ass, stub, backside, after part, female genitals, tramp, female genitalia, idler, nookie, toilet, piece of tail, laughingstock, shtup, poop, foot, screwing, posterior, potty, bathroom, quarter, do-nothing, back end, dirty dog, tush, tail, merchantman, canful, can, croupe, butt joint, john, back tooth, bunghole, nates, rat, rump, nooky, pot, back, privy, underside, piece of ass, rear end, rear, layabout, bottom, buns, merchant ship, undersurface, tail assembly, hobo, loafer, fundament, stool, roll in the hay, empennage, rotter, so-and-so, stooge, target, stinker, buttocks, bottom of the inning, hindquarters, bum, cigaret, coffin nail, tin, crumb, groundwork, shadow, fag end, cigarette, bed, basis, tail end, fanny, lowlife, puke

    Antonyms:
    prefrontal, antecedent, frontal, anterior

  2. back tooth, posterior(adj)

    a tooth situated at the back of the mouth

    Synonyms:
    rear end, tush, tooshie, buns, derriere, fanny, bottom, backside, buttocks, seat, stern, hind end, tail, bum, prat, rear, can, behind, back tooth, hindquarters, ass, arse, posterior, rump, fundament, nates, butt, tail end, keister

    Antonyms:
    anterior, antecedent, prefrontal, frontal

  3. posterior(adj)

    located at or near or behind a part or near the end of a structure

    Synonyms:
    ulterior, later(a)

    Antonyms:
    frontal, antecedent, prefrontal, anterior

  4. later(a), ulterior, posterior(adj)

    coming at a subsequent time or stage

    Antonyms:
    frontal, anterior, prefrontal, antecedent

Wiktionary

  1. posterior(noun)

    Antonyms:
    anterior

  2. posterior(adjective)

    Located behind, or towards the rear of an object.

    Synonyms:
    back, hinder, rear

    Antonyms:
    anterior

  3. posterior(adjective)

    Following in order or in time.

    Synonyms:
    later

    Antonyms:
    anterior

  4. posterior(adjective)

    Nearer the back end; nearer the caudal end of the body in quadrupeds or the dorsal end in bipeds.

    Antonyms:
    anterior

  5. posterior(adjective)

    Next to, or facing the main stem or axis.

    Antonyms:
    anterior

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. posterior

    Synonyms:
    after, concluding, consequent, following, hind, hinder, hindmost, later, latter, subsequent, succeeding

    Antonyms:
    antecedent, anterior, earlier, foregoing, former, forward, front, introductory, precedent, preceding, preliminary, previous, prior

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. posterior(a.)

    Synonyms:
    subsequent, following, later, after, succeeding, ensuing

  2. posterior(a.)

    Synonyms:
    hind, hinder, back, rear

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

subsequent, hind, backside, later, posteriori, post


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