wise-ass

or wise·ass

[ wahyz-as ]
/ ˈwaɪzˌæs /
Slang: Sometimes Vulgar.

adjective

Also wise-assed. insolent; impertinent; smart-ass.

noun


Nearby words

  1. wise men,
  2. wise up,
  3. wise up to,
  4. wise, isaac mayer,
  5. wise, stephen samuel,
  6. wiseacre,
  7. wiseass,
  8. wisecrack,
  9. wisecracking,
  10. wisely

Origin of wise-ass

First recorded in 1970–75

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