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tail end

n.
1. The hindmost part.
2. The very end; the conclusion.

tail end

n
the last, endmost, or final part

tail′ end′


n.
2. the concluding or final part; tag end: the tail end of a lecture.
[1375–1425]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tail end - the time of the last part of something; "the fag end of this crisis-ridden century"; "the tail of the storm"
end, ending - the point in time at which something ends; "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"
2.tail end - any projection that resembles the tail of an animal
projection - any solid convex shape that juts out from something
3.tail end - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit ontail 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?"
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
torso, trunk, body - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"

tail end

noun
The hindmost part of something:
Translations

tail end

n (of party, meeting) → fine f; (of train, procession) → coda
to be at the tail end of the procession/queue → essere in coda alla processione/in fondo alla coda
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Captain Jason Holder captured his sixth five-wicket haul in Tests but Hanuma Vihari struck his maiden Test hundred and tail-ender Ishant Sharma, a maiden half-century, as India were bowled out for 416 at tea on the second day of the final Test at Sabina Park here Saturday.
'Para sa ganun ay ma-desisyunan na ito either before Christmas or shortly after that kasi kung maiwan na naman 'yan na tail-ender, hindi na madedebatehan, hindi na mabobotohan ng ating mga kasamahan,' the Senate Majority leader pointed out.
James Hurlin starred for Hall by taking six wickets but tail-ender Carwyn Johnson was their top scorer with just 14.
Asad Shafiq and tail-ender Shadab Khan showed resistance and put up 65 and 47 on the scorecard respectively to procrastinate the defeat for some time.
But a brutal cameo of 45 from 27 balls from tail-ender Mitchell Santner saw his team home with four balls to spare.
The growers'community leader further said that tail-ender growers were also facing water shortage for their crops, while wheat crop in many areas could not be grown due to delay in the lifting of sugarcane from crop fields.
Taylor and tail-ender Shrubsole engineered a big finish to England's innings, taking 18 from the final over.
London: Sri Lanka tail-ender Nuwan Pradeep survived the final five balls of the match as the tourists clung on for a thrilling draw with England in the first Test at Lord's on Monday.
2004: Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan took his 500th Test wicket, bowling Australian tail-ender Michael Kasprowicz in the second Test in Kandy.
Tail-ender Tom Hull saw thirdplaced Menai Bridge to a nail-biting win at Connah's Quay by one wicket as his side successfully chased 136.
England's pace spearhead was baffled by Edwards' sledging antics at the tail-ender - who helped the home team to 569 for six declared at Riverside.
The captain, along with tail-ender Makhaya Ntini (28 not out), held Australia at bay for 29 minutes before he was bowled by Mitchell Johnson in the penultimate over of a dramatic game.