keister

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noun keis·ter \ˈkē-stər, ˈkī-\
variants: or less commonly

keester

\ˈkē-stər\

Definition of keister

slang

  1. :  buttocks

Examples of keister in a sentence

  1. he fell right on his keister in front of the whole crowd

Origin and Etymology of keister

English slang keister satchel


First Known Use: circa 1931



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