duck's arse


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duck's arse

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a hairstyle in which the hair is swept back to a point at the nape of the neck, resembling a duck's tail. Also called: DA
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While women were trying to support the weight of the massive beehive, now brought back to life by singers such as Amy Winehouse, the infamous Duck's Arse, Boston and Elephant Trunk were all vying for contention with Teddy Boys.
Add to that the 10 or so meetings he'd already had that morning and his next appointment with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, one could understand if he kept time tighter than a duck's arse (as my old editor used to say).
Being as tight as a duck's arse in water, I suggested a good second-hand model to ease me into the swing of things.