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tailgater1

[teyl-gey-ter] /ˈteɪlˌgeɪ tər/
noun
1.
a person who drives hazardously close to the rear of another moving vehicle.
2.
a person who participates in a tailgate picnic.
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tailgater2

[teyl-gey-ter] /ˈteɪlˌgeɪ tər/
noun
1.
a musician who plays trombone in tailgate style.
Origin
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Examples for tailgater
  • The tailgater may be looking only at you and fail to see something farther ahead that will make you slow down.
  • Often a tailgater is focused solely on your motorcycle and may be unaware of a road hazard ahead.
  • It also makes it easier for the tailgater to get around you.

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