ying–yang

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noun \ˈyiŋ-ˌyaŋ\
variants: less commonly

ying yang

Definition of ying–yang

US slang

  1. :  anus, wazoo

up the ying–yang

less commonly

out the ying–yang

US slang

US slang

  1. :  in very large amounts :  in excess When you have money up the ying-yang, you have go-fers, and you send them. — Neil Steinberg, The Chicago Sun-Times, 27 Jan. 2015 “There are transitional fossils out the ying-yang,” says Eugenie Scott, executive director of the National Center for Science Education. — Josh Tyrangiel, Time, 10 June 2000

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Origin and Etymology of ying–yang

earlier also “penis, coitus,” reduplicative expressive compound (with similar phonetic components as in earlier ding-dong, dong “penis,” wang, whang “penis”)


First Known Use: 1968


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