grassy ass

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EtymologyEdit

From Spanish gracias (thank you).

InterjectionEdit

grassy ass

  1. (humorous) Eye dialect spelling of gracias.
    • 1977, Robert Coover, The public burning[1], page 20:
      "Grassy-ass, amigos! Mooch-ass grassy-ass!" Ha ha, de nada, jefe
    • 2007, Louis Gerard Mendoza, Toni Marie Nelson Herrera, Telling tongues: a Latin@ anthology on language experience, link
      Grassy ass Maggie.
    • 2011, Jane H. Hill, The Everyday Language of White Racism[2], page 140:
      The joke “Grassy-Ass” for “Gracias” (diversely realized in images on humorous greeting cards

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