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English definition of “jackass”

jackass

noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒæk.æs/ us  

jackass noun [C] (SILLY PERSON)

old-fashioned informal a person who behaves in a silly wayStupid and silly people

jackass noun [C] (BIRD)

Australian English old-fashioned a kookaburraOther wild birdsBirds which live by or on inland waterBirds of prey
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