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American English: /ɑrs/
British English: /ɑːs/

Translation of arse in Spanish:


(British) [vulgar]
  • 1 (part of body)
    culo (masculine) [colloquial] (in some regions vulgar)
    don't just sit on your arse!
    no te quedes ahí tocándote las narices or rascándote [colloquial]
    he needs a kick up the arse
    necesita que le den una buena patada en el culo (colloquial or vulgar)
    better than a kick up the arse
    menos da una piedra [colloquial]
    he can shove or stick it up his arse
    que se lo meta en el culo [vulgar]
    he can't tell his arse from his elbow
    no tiene ni puta idea [vulgar]
    to kiss/lick somebody's arse
    lamerle el culo a alguien [vulgar]
    see alsoass2
  • 2 (idiot)
    imbecil (masculine, feminine)
    tonto (-ta) (masculine, feminine) del culo (Spain) [colloquial]
    you silly arse!
    ¡tonto del culo! [colloquial]
    ¡pendejo! (Latin America excluding Southern Cone) [colloquial]

Phrasal verbs

arse about

arse around

verb + adverb (British)
gansear [colloquial]
hacer el idiota [colloquial]
estar de joda (Río de la Plata) [vulgar]
mamar gallo (Colombia) [colloquial]
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