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ass·hole

 (ăs′hōl′)
n. Vulgar Slang
1. The anus.
2. A contemptible or detestable person.
3. The most miserable or undesirable place in a particular area.

[ass + hole.]

asshole

(ˈæsˌhəʊl)
n
slang derogatory US and Canadian See arse

ass•hole

(ˈæsˌhoʊl)

n. Vulgar Slang.
1. anus.
2.
a. a stupid, mean, or contemptible person.
b. the worst part of a place or thing.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.asshole - insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
dirty word, vulgarism, obscenity, smut, filth - an offensive or indecent word or phrase
disagreeable person, unpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeable
2.asshole - vulgar slang for anusasshole - vulgar slang for anus    
anus - the excretory opening at the end of the alimentary canal
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
Translations
prdelřiť
kusipääpaskiainenpersereikä
trou du culconnardenculéanuschieur
rassgat
ケツけつの穴バカ糞っ垂れ糞垂れ
culus
rassholrasshøl
dupadupek
pentelho
curgăoază
kokot

asshole

[ˈæshəʊl] (esp US) N
1. (Anat) → culo m
2. (= person) → gilipollas mf inv

asshole

[ˈæshəʊl] (US) ncon(ne) m/f , connard(e) m/f

asshole

n (US sl) → Arschloch nt (vulg)
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In time I came to understand I could not kill that particular asshole.
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