Meaning of “ass” in the English Dictionary

"ass" in British English

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assnoun

uk /æs/ us /æs/

(Definition of “ass” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ass" in American English

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assnoun [ C ]

us /æs/

ass noun [ C ] (ANIMAL)

a donkey (= animal like a small horse)

ass noun [ C ] (PERSON)

a person who does or says stupid things:

a pompous ass

(Definition of “ass” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)