douche·​bag ˈdüsh-ˌbag How to pronounce douchebag (audio)
variants or less commonly douche bag
usually douche bag : a bag used for giving douches
a rubber douche bag
chiefly US slang : an obnoxious, offensive, or disgusting person
In America even scummy douchebags like you should be able to catch a cold.Stephen King

Word History

First Known Use

1908, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of douchebag was in 1908

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Cite this Entry

“Douchebag.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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