ass backwards

ass backwards
Synonyms and related words:
a rebours, a reculons, against the grain, anarchic, anticlockwise, arear, arsy-varsy, astern, away, awkwardly, back, backward, backwards, balled up, bitched, bitched up, blunderingly, bollixed up, buggered, buggered up, bunglingly, chaotic, clumsily, confused, counterclockwise, cumbersomely, fouled up, fro, galley-west, gracelessly, gummed up, hashed up, helter-skelter, higgledy-piggledy, hindward, hindwards, hugger-mugger, hulkily, in a mess, in reverse, inelegantly, jumbled, loused up, maladroitly, messed up, mixed up, mucked up, muddled, ponderously, rearward, rearwards, retrad, scattered, screwed up, skimble-skamble, snafu, topsy-turvy, uncouthly, ungracefully, unhandily, upside-down, widdershins

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ass backwards — adverb AMERICAN IMPOLITE in an extremely confusing way, especially in a way completely opposite to the correct way: Look, you put this together ass backwards …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ass-backwards — ☆ ass backwards [as′bak′wərdz ] adj., adv. Slang of or in a way that is particularly contrary to the usual way, confusing, etc. * * * …   Universalium

  • ass-backwards — ☆ ass backwards [as′bak′wərdz ] adj., adv. Slang of or in a way that is particularly contrary to the usual way, confusing, etc …   English World dictionary

  • ass-backwards — 1. adjective a) Oriented backwards, particularly after a mishap. The car spun out of control and I ended up ass backwards in a ditch. b) Hopelessly misguided; having taken the utterly wrong choice. No wonder it doesnt work. The whole design is… …   Wiktionary

  • ass-backwards — adverb see ass backward II …   Useful english dictionary

  • ass backwards — inside out; upside down; all wrong; mixed up …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ass-backwards — adverb & adjective N. Amer. informal contrary to what is usual, expected, or logical …   English new terms dictionary

  • ass-backward — I. ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: ass (IV) + backward : ludicrously disordered : showing an arrangement grotesquely counter to the usual or workable incompetents doing their work in an ass backward way II. adverb or …   Useful english dictionary

  • ass over teakettle — falling over backwards, head over heels    The cowboy knocked him off his feet ass over teakettle! …   English idioms

  • SSA — Ass Backwards …   Glossary of chat acronyms & text shorthand

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