- hindquarters hindquarters n.
1. the fleshy part of the human body at the back of the hip,
on which a person sits; teh buttocks.
Syn: buttocks, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, fundament, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, ass. [WordNet 1.5]
2. the part of a quadruped that corresponds to the human buttocks.
Syn: croup, croupe, rump. [WordNet 1.5]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.