tailgate

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1 tailgate /ˈteɪlˌgeɪt/ noun
plural tailgates
1 tailgate
/ˈteɪlˌgeɪt/
noun
plural tailgates
Learner's definition of TAILGATE
[count] chiefly US
: a door at the back of a vehicle (such as a station wagon or pickup truck) that opens downward and that can be lowered or removed to make it easier to load things into the vehicle see also tailgate party
2 tailgate /ˈteɪlˌgeɪt/ verb
tailgates; tailgated; tailgating
2 tailgate
/ˈteɪlˌgeɪt/
verb
tailgates; tailgated; tailgating
Learner's definition of TAILGATE
: to drive too closely behind another vehicle
[no object]
[+ object]
[no object] US : to have a tailgate party
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