Examples of jackass in a Sentence
Some jackass spilled his drink on my shoes.
only a jackass would dive into a lake without first checking to see how deep the water is
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In an attempt to mitigate the script's cheesiness, actor Dan Gold transforms Hamlisch from a nerdy savant into a sarcastic jackass, and as Sager, Carmen Risi doesn't fare much better, stuck with rake-effect gags that offer diminishing returns.
If killing his own brother and threatening his niece and nephew wasn't an indicator enough, Euron is a jackass.
A jackass is a donkey, and the sauce was branded as such, according to Eater.
So the four menu items with C’s in the descriptions were cat, dog, crab, and jackass.
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First Known Use of jackass
Synonymsberk [British], booby, charlie (also charley) [British], cuckoo, ding-a-ling, dingbat, ding-dong, dipstick, doofus [slang], featherhead, git [British], goose, half-wit, fool, lunatic, mooncalf, nincompoop, ninny, ninnyhammer, nit [chiefly British], nitwit, nut, nutcase, simp, simpleton, turkey, yo-yo
Related Wordsdaredevil; madman, madwoman; airhead, birdbrain, blockhead, cretin, dodo, dolt, donkey, dope, dork [slang], dumbbell, dummy, dunce, fathead, gander, goon, half-wit, idiot, ignoramus, imbecile, know-nothing, knucklehead, moron, numskull (or numbskull), pinhead, schlub (also shlub) [slang], schlump [slang], schnook [slang], stock; featherbrain, scatterbrain; butt, dupe, laughingstock, mockery, monkey; chump, loser, schlemiel (also shlemiel); character, codger, crackbrain, crackpot, crank, kook, oddball, screwball, weirdo
Near Antonymssage, thinker; brain, genius
JACKASS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of jackass for English Language Learners
: a male donkey
: a stupid person
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