Associations to the word «Hind»


HIND, adjective. Located at the rear (most often said of animals' body parts).
HIND, noun. A female deer, especially a red deer at least two years old.
HIND, noun. A spotted food fish of the genus Epinephelus.
HIND, noun. (archaic) A servant, especially an agricultural labourer.
HIND LEG, noun. Either of the two legs towards the rear of a four-legged animal.
HIND LEGS, noun. Plural of hind leg
HIND LIMB, noun. A posterior limb on an animal. When referring to quadrupeds, the term hind leg is often instead used.
HIND LIMBS, noun. Plural of hind limb
HIND TEAT, noun. Alternative spelling of hind tit
HIND TEATS, noun. Plural of hind teat
HIND TIT, noun. (idiomatic) An inferior source of food or other resources.
HIND TITS, noun. Plural of hind tit
HIND WING, noun. (entomology) (in an insect with two pairs of wings) Either member of the pair of wings closer to the tail.
HIND WINGS, noun. Plural of hind wing

Dictionary definition

HIND, noun. Any of several mostly spotted fishes that resemble groupers.
HIND, noun. A female deer, especially an adult female red deer.
HIND, adjective. Located at or near the back of an animal; "back (or hind) legs"; "the hinder part of a carcass".

Wise words

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
Thomas Jefferson