Definition for asshole

noun as in (vulgar) contemptible person

Strongest matches

ass, bastard, jackass, prick

Strong matches

dickhead, motherfucker, shit, son of a bitch

Weak matches

asshat, asswipe, idiot, jerk, schmuck

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Example Sentences

For instance, I know I’m being an asshole when I wake up grumpy and act impatiently with my wife and son.

From Vox

It is a conversation about that person being a pompous asshole.

Now would be a good year not to let the powder panic turn you into an aggressive asshole.

You want someone strong in power, but it’s such a fine line between being strong and being a total asshole bully and making fun of people, that kind of stuff I don’t like.

From Ozy

As Mario Fraioli phrased it in his weekly running newsletter, The Morning Shakeout, the former marketing executive is “arguably the sport’s biggest benefactor, as well as perhaps its biggest asshole.”

As a first offender, A-Rod was poised to take the fall for JWA: Juicing While an Asshole.

But why is Brown, at least right now, seen as anything but Asshole of the Month?


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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to asshole, such as: ass, bastard, jackass, prick, null, and motherfucker.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.