arsed

adjective \ ˈärst \

Definition of arsed

British slang, vulgar
: concerned, bothered
  • The downside is loss of anonymity, but I’m not arsed about that.
  • —Polly Vernon, Observer (London)4 Apr. 2010
  • She'd already written his name and address down for the story and couldn't be arsed [=couldn't be bothered, was too lazy] to try and find another witness.
  • —Denise MinaThe Dead Hour2006

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Origin and Etymology of arsed

arse, verbal derivative of arse4ass +1-ed


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