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jack·ass

 (jăk′ăs′)
n.
1. A male ass or donkey.
2. A foolish or stupid person; a blockhead.
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jackass

(ˈdʒækˌæs)
n
1. (Animals) a male donkey
2. a stupid person; fool
3. (Animals) laughing jackass another name for kookaburra
[C18: from jack1 (male) + ass1]
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jack•ass

(ˈdʒækˌæs)

n.
1. a male donkey.
2. a contemptibly foolish or stupid person; dolt; blockhead; ass.
[1720–30]
jack′ass`er•y, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jackass - a man who is a stupid incompetent fooljackass - a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
fool, muggins, saphead, tomfool, sap - a person who lacks good judgment
2.jackass - male donkey
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jackass

noun
One deficient in judgment and good sense:
Informal: dope, gander, goose.
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Translations
حِمارغَبي
hlupákosel
æselfjolsmulæsel
aasiaasiori
szamárcsõdör
asniflón, asni
愚か者牡ロバ雄ロバ馬鹿者
ēzelismuļķis
idiotmagarac
aptal kişierkek eşekeşek

jackass

[ˈdʒækæs] N (= donkey) → asno m, burro m (fig) (= person) → burro m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

jackass

[ˈdʒækæs] n (= fool) → crétin m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

jackass

n (= donkey)Eselhengst m; (inf: = person) → Esel m (inf), → Blödmann m (inf), → Nullchecker(in) m(f) (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

jackass

[ˈdʒækˌæs] n (also) (fig) (old) → asino, somaro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

jackass

(ˈdʒӕkӕs) noun
1. a male ass.
2. a stupid person. the silly jackass!
laughing jackass
a type of Australian bird that sounds as if it is laughing.
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References in periodicals archive ?
No amount of capering like a jack-ass in India; consorting with terrorists; or running monumentally stupid deficits in good times, would be enough, in and of itself, to turf this goofy bunch.
"My father handed me a piece of the Cyprus Mail, the newspaper and said, "Baby, that article on the jack-ass that got hit by the truck is on page 2!"
In a statement yesterday Mr Eastwood said: "I'm not a show pony or a one-trick pony, I'm not a jack-ass or a stubborn mule, and I'm definitely not a wild stallion that needs to be tamed.
Name: Jim Eastwood Age: 32 Job: Sales and marketing manager Lives: Northern Ireland He says: "I'm not a show pony or a one-trick pony, I'm not a jack-ass or a stubborn mule, and I'm definitely not a wild stallion that needs to be tamed.