For all your dictionary needs!
Index. Are you looking for terms starting with ASS?
Header of ass


The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun ass:


Ass is sometimes a misspelling of answer or as.

Video footage: Ass in zoo
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun ass

What does ass mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: asses

  1. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
  2. a pompous fool
  3. hardy and sure-footed animal smaller and with longer ears than the horse
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • more generic words: equid / equine = hoofed mammals having slender legs and a flat coat with a narrow mane along the back of the neck
    • more specific terms:
    • member of: Equus / genus Equus = type genus of the Equidae: only surviving genus of the family Equidae
  4. slang for sexual intercourse


Ass is a musical group.

  • album: "Ass"


ASS: The A.S.S. was a French automobile produced from 1919 to 1920 by Bernard Verdy. Advertised as "L'automobile pour tous", the car was powered by a 1240cc, 12 hp two-stroke Thomas engine and used a 2-speed epicyclic transmission. The car featured electric lights and starter. The vehicle was launched as a 4-seat tourer in March 1919 at a cost of 4750 francs. Plans for mass production went unrealized, and in March 1920 it was announced that the company had merged with the Société des Moteurs Thomas.


  1. Ass is a fictional character from the 1973 film On the Trail of the Bremen Town Musicians.
  2. Ass is a fictional character from the 1999 film The Flint Street Nativity.
  3. Ass is a fictional character from the 1969 musical cartoon The Bremen Town Musicians.

There are other characters with in their name, like Bad-Ass, Fat-Ass, Bust-Ass, Dumb Ass, Kick Ass, Kick-Ass, Kiss Ass, Kiss-Ass, wise-ass, Smart Ass, Smart-Ass and End Table Ass.


  1. "Ass" is the fourth and last album released on Apple Records by power pop band Badfinger. The opening track, "Apple of My Eye", refers to the band leaving the label to begin its new contract with Warner Bros. Records. The cover artwork alludes to Badfinger's feelings that they had been misled by Apple over the years. The cover was painted by Grammy Award-winning artist Peter Corriston, who would later create famous album covers for Led Zeppelin and the Rolling Stones.
  2. "Ass" is a musical album of Ass.
    • released in (10 years ago)
  3. "Ass" is a musical EP of Al Goregrind.
  4. "Ass" is a musical album of Ass.


"Ass" a.k.a. "Aars" is a play by Olivier Provily.

  • also known as Ass!


  1. ASS a.k.a. The Advisory Service for Squatters is a non-profit group based in London, UK, run by volunteers which aims to provide practical advice and legal support for squatters. It was founded in 1975, having grown out of the Family Squatters Advisory Service. After being based for many years at 2 St.Paul's Road in Islington, ASS moved its offices to Angel Alley, the same building as Freedom Press.
  2. Ass a.k.a. Ipulo Language: Ipulo, or Assumbo, is a Tivoid language of Cameroon. The rather divergent dialects are Olulu and Tinta/Etongo.
    • also known as Assumbo, Asumbo, Badzumbo
  3. Ass a.k.a. argininosuccinate synthetase 1 is a gene.
    • also known as citrulline--aspartate ligase

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ass

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewRebel in the Soul (1997)

An Ancient Egyptian Dialogue Between a Man and His Destiny by Bika Reed

The stubborn, passionate, long-suffering ass is a perfect natural symbol of our rational personality.

The ass is the father of all rebels, but also the carrier of redemption.

Google previewWilliam of Sherwood's Introduction to Logic (1966)

'a man is an animal, an ass is an animal; therefore an ass is a man.' But we must consider ...

Google previewLexicon Balatronicum. A dictionary of Buckish slang, University wit, and Pick Pocket eloquence. ... Altered and enlarged ... by a member of the Whip Club (1811)

by Francis Grose

An ass ...

Google previewCalmet's Great Dictionary of the Holy Bible: Calmet's great dictionary of the Holy Bible (1813)

by Augustin Calmet

ASS, of BALAAM. ADDITIon AL REMARKs. There is yet to be eonsidered whether the ass uttered sounds, which by the power of the angel, then present, were conveyed to Balaam as combined into distinct words, though not such when they ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Ass

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Ass

Click on an item to view that photo:


View more pictures about Big Ass.

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of BDSM Ass. Beautiful ass. Girl with a stack. Mistress. Dominant. Sports figure. The girl with long hair is back.Small photo of young bodybuilder brunette posing on a colored paper background. athletic figure and relief muscles fitness trainer. emotional portrait of a student. dressed in beach boxer briefs. pumped up male assSmall photo of Mule or AssSmall photo of Ultrasound Ass of baby in mother's womb. Ultrasound AssSmall photo of beautiful ass sportsSmall photo of Man touching girl ass at homeSmall photo of Beautiful woman ass buttocss ass isolated on a white background More...

Video language resources about Ass

Click on an item to play that video:

View more videos about His Ass.

See also the pronunciation examples of Ass!

Quotes about Ass

Happy Golf requires goofy pants and a fat ass. You should talk to my neighbor the accountant. Probably a great golfer. Huge ass. (Happy Gilmore)
more quotes about ass...

Scrabble value of A1S1S1

The value of this 3-letter word is 3 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine