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noun, piss·ant often attributive \ˈpis-ˌant\

Definition of PISSANT

sometimes vulgar
:  one that is insignificant —used as a generalized term of abuse

Origin of PISSANT

pissant ant, from 1piss + ant
First Known Use: 1945


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