Derriere meaning

dĕrē-âr
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The buttocks; the rear.
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The buttocks.
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(humorous) Bottom, bum, backside.
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Origin of derriere

  • French behind from Old French deriere in back of from Vulgar Latin dē retrō Latin from, of de– Latin retrō back retro–

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French derrière.

    From Wiktionary