Definition of “ass” - English Dictionary

“ass” in English

See all translations


uk /æs/ us /æs/

ass noun (BOTTOM)

[ C ] mainly US offensive UK arse the part of the body that you sit on

[ U ] US offensive used by men to refer to sexual activity, or to women considered only as possible sexual partners:

I've never seen so much gorgeous ass.
your ass mainly US offensive


Get your ass in my office now!
go ass over (tea)kettle

to lose your balance suddenly and fall over

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

“ass” in American English

See all translations

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)