[ big-as ]
/ ˈbɪg ˌæs /
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noun Slang: Vulgar.
an important, self-important, or influential person; a big shot: I prefer the freedom of a low-budget indie to working under the directives of a Hollywood big ass.
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[ big-as ]
/ ˈbɪgˌæs /
adjective Slang: Vulgar.
having large buttocks: The article called him a lazy, big-assed has-been.
very large and impressive: a marina full of big-ass yachts.
outstanding for a specified quality: a big-ass liar; another big-ass blockbuster.
important or self-important; influential: a big-ass attorney.
Also big-assed [big-ast], /ˈbɪgˌæst/, especially British, big-arsed [big-ahrst] /ˈbɪgˌɑrst/ .
Origin of big-ass
First recorded in 1945–50; the British variant was first recorded in 1810–15 for def. 1; and for defs. 2-4, in 1995–2000.
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