arse end


arse end
Australian Slang
tail end; base; worst part: "This place is the arse end of the world"

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  • arse-end — n the end, back or bottom of anything. A common vulgarism also used in the phrase the arse end of nowhere , refer ring to a very remote and/or unpleasant place. Arse end Charlie is a more robust version of the colloquial tail end Charlie , as… …   Contemporary slang

  • Arse end — tail end; base; worst part: This place is the arse end of the world …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • arse end of nowhere — noun A very remote place …   Wiktionary

  • arse* —  1. Buttocks. Posterior.  2. Also used loosely to signify any rear part. Also arse end.  3. arse about v. Waste time. Behave ineffectually.  4. arse crawler or licker Sycophant.  5. arse over tip or tit Head over heels.  6. arse up v. Perform… …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • arse — /as / (say ahs) Colloquial (taboo) –noun 1. the rump; bottom; buttocks; posterior. 2. a. the bottom, base or tail end of something. b. the seat of a pair of pants. 3. a. a despised person. b. a fool. 4. impudence: what arse! 5. one s body or …   Australian English dictionary

  • arse — [OE] Arse is a word of considerable antiquity, and its relatives are found practically from end to end of the geographical range of the Indo European language family, from Old Irish err ‘tail’ in the west to Armenian or ‘rump’. Its Indo European… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • arse — [OE] Arse is a word of considerable antiquity, and its relatives are found practically from end to end of the geographical range of the Indo European language family, from Old Irish err ‘tail’ in the west to Armenian or ‘rump’. Its Indo European… …   Word origins

  • arse — I Australian Slang 1. rump; bottom; buttocks; posterior; 2. despised person; 3. impudence: What arse! ; 4. person considered as a sex object: What a nice bit of arse! ; 5. good luck II Everyday English Slang in Ireland n backside III Irish Slang… …   English dialects glossary

  • arse — rear end, butt …   Kiwi (New Zealand slang)

  • arse — n. ass; rear end; buttocks …   English slang