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arse | ass (2)

This page is about the slang term arse | ass (2)


Meaning: a stupid person, a stubborn fool

For example:

  • Nicky can be such a stubborn arse at times. He won't listen to anyone!

  • Stop being an ass, Robbo, and act like an adult for a change.

"Arse" is British and Australian spelling, and "ass" is American and Canadian spelling.

Quick Quiz:

If someone's being an arse, they are behaving

a. smartly

b. stupidly

c. sensibly

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Contributor: Matt Errey