Arse - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɑːrs|  American pronunciation of the word arse
Brit.  |ɑːs|  British pronunciation of the word arse


- the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on (syn: ass, backside, behind, bottom, bum, butt, buttocks, can, fanny, fundament, hindquarters, nates, posterior, prat, rear, rump, seat, stern, tail, tush)
- vulgar slang for anus (syn: arsehole, asshole)


Don't arse around Ronnie, the men want their tea.

They can't be arsed to organize it properly.

I've always wanted to have short hair - long hair's a pain in the arse.

What Phil needs is a good kick up the arse.

Word forms

singular: arse
plural: arses
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