arse

arse
variant of ass

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Arse — is an informal English term referring to the buttocks, which is commonly used in English speaking countries such as the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand, parts of Canada and former parts of the British Empire. In the United… …   Wikipedia

  • Arse — ([aum]rs), n. [AS. ears; [ae]rs; akin to OHG. ars. G. arsch, D. aars, Sw. ars, Dan. arts, Gr. ? (cf. o yra tail).] The buttocks, or hind part of an animal; the posteriors; the fundament; the bottom. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arse — (n.) buttocks, O.E. ærs tail, rump, from P.Gmc. *arsoz (Cf. O.S., O.H.G., O.N. ars, M.Du. ærs, Ger. Arsch buttock ), cognate with Gk. orros tail, rump, base of the spine, Hittite arrash, Arm. or buttock, O.Ir. err …   Etymology dictionary

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  • arse — [ ars ] noun count BRITISH OFFENSIVE someone s ASS …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • arse — ► NOUN Brit. vulgar slang ▪ a person s bottom. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • arse — [ärs] n. [ME ars < OE ears, ærs < IE base * orsos > Gr oura, tail] Brit. the buttocks; ass: now a vulgar term …   English World dictionary

  • arse — 1. (arse) (2561↑, 1238↓) Australian, British and Irish word for a person s rear end. Unlike America, we spell it properly :P I m sitting on my arse. Author: ChibiTaryn http://arse.urbanup.com/200511 2. (arse) (1292↑, 365↓) A BUTT. Yes, it is just …   Urban English dictionary

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