Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


assbackwards: used as a euphemism.


Backwards; reverse; ass backwards: sort of assackward hydrauli gimcrackery


: He got it all bassackwards (1930s+)


Read Also:

  • Bassist

    a singer with a bass voice. a player of a bass instrument, especially of the bass viol. Contemporary Examples Dicky Betts, alternate lead guitar to Duane, whiles away the flight swapping comic books with the bassist, Berry Oakley. Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band Grover Lewis March 14, 2014 Playful and gory, […]

  • Basso continuo

    continuo. Historical Examples The basso continuo had been in use for some time before this. Some Forerunners of Italian Opera William James Henderson “Chiamata alla Caccia”55 in C major for four horns on a basso continuo. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6 Various Viadana is said to have been the first to use […]

  • Basso-relievo

    bas-relief. Historical Examples Filippo next turned his attention to sculpture, and executed works in basso-relievo, which showed an extraordinary genius. Anecdotes of Painters, Engravers, Sculptors and Architects and Curiosities of Art (Vol. 3 of 3) S. Spooner Directly over the door is a basso-relievo of two enormous gridirons, in stone. The Book of Curiosities I. […]

  • Basso rilievo

    noun (pl) -vos Italian name for bas-relief Historical Examples A basso rilievo of Psyche carried by the Zephyrs was the result. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 8 Various For him Gibson executed a basso rilievo in terra-cotta, now in the Liverpool museum. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 8 Various For, as […]

Disclaimer: Bassackwards definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.