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"sit on your arse" in British English

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sit on your arse

UK (US sit on your ass) offensive to do nothing, ​especially when you should be doing something: She just ​sits on her ​arse all ​day, while I do all the ​work.
(Definition of sit on your arse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sit on your arse”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指应该做事却)无所事事,什么也不做…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指應該做事卻)無所事事,甚麽也不做…
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