Definition of hindquarters in English:
The hind legs and adjoining parts of a quadruped.
- See, the front half of the horse was simply white with black spots on its dappled middle, and her hindquarters and hind legs were jet black.
- The leopard braced for the charge, tail twitching, snarling, head low, outstretched forepaws, hindquarters arched.
- Most people admire a dog that works with its head low to the ground, with its hindquarters high and its tail tucked between its hind legs.
Definition of hindquarters in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India