ass over teakettle

adverb

Definition of ass over teakettle

informal
: in or as if in a somersault : head over heels Making people laugh is not an easy chore. Oh, you can slip on an oil spill, fall ass over teakettle, and garner a few guffaws, …— Will Manley, Booklist, August 2009

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First Known Use of ass over teakettle

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Ass over teakettle.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ass%20over%20teakettle. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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