Definition of arse-licking in English:

arse-licking

Line breaks: arse-licking

noun

[mass noun] vulgar slang
The action or practice of behaving obsequiously in order to gain favour: that minister got his job from arse-licking

Derivatives

arse-licker

noun

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rebuff
Pronunciation: rɪˈbʌf
verb
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…