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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A gate at the rear of a vehicle v. - Follow at a dangerously close distance.

Usage examples (39)
  • It is dangerous to tailgate another vehicle
  • My tailgate is always up with a dead animal in the back.
  • The new one-hand operation of the tailgate is a further practical detail that enhances comfort.
  • "It's an honor to be invited into someone's home to eat, and the tailgate is the home brought to the parking lot," he says. for more
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