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EtymologyEdit

From jack +‎ ass

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

jackass (plural jackasses)

  1. a male donkey
    Synonym: jack
  2. a foolish or stupid person
    Synonyms: fool, idiot, dink, dope, buffoon
  3. an inappropriately rude or obnoxious person
    Synonyms: jerk, asshole, bastard, bitch

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Proper nounEdit

jackass

  1. (poker slang) a jack and an ace as a starting hand in Texas hold 'em due to phonetic similarity

VerbEdit

jackass (third-person singular simple present jackasses, present participle jackassing, simple past and past participle jackassed)

  1. (rare) to behave very obnoxiously

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Rich McComas (2004-12-05), “Holdem Secrets - 400+ Pocket Cards”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], retrieved 2008-08-07