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arsey

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Pronunciation: /ˈɑːsi
 
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Definition of arsey in English:

adjective (arsier, arsiest)

informal
1British Bad-tempered or uncooperative: I was half an hour late phoning her and she didn’t get all arsey about it
More example sentences
  • The drink is no more expensive than anywhere else in Temple Bar and it's nice to be somewhere trendy where there's no arsey attitude.
  • Thereby, you will be able to navigate your way ahead, carefully picking your route around bloated wobbly people, inconsiderate ‘wallowers’ and arsey posers as they try to impress the girls.
  • All my energy was being taken up with worrying about my arsey behaviour and I hated that.
2Australian Very lucky.
[alteration of tin arse]
Example sentences
  • Amazing how the gods often punish those who pull off an arsey win.

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