Meaning of “a boot/kick up the/your backside” in the English Dictionary

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"a boot/kick up the/your backside" in British English

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a boot/kick up the/your backside

UK very informal US very informal a kick/boot in the/your backside

the act of telling someone forcefully to start doing something more quickly or actively:

She's so lazy - she needs a good boot up the backside.

(Definition of “a boot/kick up the/your backside” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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