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kick-ass

or kick·ass

[kik-as]
adjective Slang.
  1. strikingly or overwhelmingly tough, aggressive, powerful, or effective: He finally built himself a kick-ass computer.
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Origin of kick-ass

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  • Marcus got suspended from school and fought with his dad and wondered if he was good enough for his kick-ass girlfriend.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow