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English definition of “a kick up the arse/backside”

a kick up the arse/backside

UK (US a kick in the butt/pants) offensive
If you give someone a kick up the arse, you do or say something to try to stop them being lazy.Causing somebody to actUrging and persuading
(Definition of a kick up the arse/backside from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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