make an ass of oneself
Definition of make an ass of oneself
: to behave very foolishly I made an ass of myself at the party.
Word by Word Definitions
: behave, act
: to begin or seem to begin (an action)
: to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone
: the manner or style in which a thing is constructed
: the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person
: used as a postpositive intensive especially with words of derogatory implication
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
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