Definition of asshole in English:

asshole

noun

North American
vulgar slang
  • 1A person's anus.

  • 2A stupid, irritating, or contemptible person.

    idiot, ass, halfwit, nincompoop, blockhead, buffoon, dunce, dolt, ignoramus, cretin, imbecile, dullard, moron, simpleton, clod
    illegitimate child, child born out of wedlock
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Origin

1930s: variant of arsehole.

Pronunciation

asshole

/ˈashəʊl/