Definitions For Rearing


  • Helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
  • The properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
  • The part of something that is opposite to or away from the front part : the back part of something
  • The part of your body that you sit on


  • Rearing on left hind leg with forelegs elevated and head usually in profile


  • To take care of (a young person or animal)
  • To rise up on the back legs with the front legs in the air
  • To rise high in the air

Is Rearing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Rearing is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Rearing in a Sentence

  • Watched a documentary on how wolves rear their young
  • It took all the men in the village to rear the frame for the barn, pulling hard at the ropes until all the sides were standing
  • There are two bedrooms at the rear.
  • The rear of the car was sleekly designed
  • The car's rear bumper was damaged.
  • Go to the back of the building and look out the rear window and you'll see the eagle

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Antonyms for Rearing

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