a stupid, mean, or contemptible person.
the worst part of a place or thing.
Slang. stupid, mean, or contemptible.
As a first offender, A-Rod was poised to take the fall for JWA: Juicing While an asshole.
A-Rod the Scapegoat Allen St. John August 4, 2013
But why is Brown, at least right now, seen as anything but asshole of the Month?
Does Chris Brown Really Deserve a Break? Lynn Harris March 2, 2009
(US & Canadian, slang, derogatory) the arsehole See arse
variant of arsehole (also see ass (n.2)). Meaning “contemptible person,” mid-1930s.
The anus; rectum
A despised person; bastard, shithead: Teenagers can be such assholes/ Better not, you butthole (1930s+)
The most despised and loathsome part; armpit: This town’s the asshole of the North
blow it out, break out into assholes, flamer, tangle assholes
- Ass in a sling, have one’s
Also, get one’s ass in a sling. Be (or get) in trouble, in a painfully awkward position, as in When the news about the slump in sales gets out he’ll have his ass in a sling. Probably originating in the American South, this idiom may refer to so vigorous a kick in the buttocks (for […]
- Ass is dragging, one’s
ass is dragging, one’s sentence The subject is very tired; one is exhausted and hence sluggish
- Ass is on the line, someone’s
ass is on the line, someone’s sentence Someone is at risk; someone has taken a perilous responsibility: A friend’s ass is on the line and I promised I’d talk to you/ I better be right this time, because my ass is on the line [fr the notion of a line separating hostile persons, such that […]
- Ass is grass, one’s
ass is grass, one’s sentence The subject is in trouble; one will be ruined, undone, etc: Give me a title, in short, or your ass is grass (1940s+)