Definition of son of a bitch in US English:

son of a bitch


  • Used as a general term of contempt or abuse.

    • ‘Bobby answered and said, ‘Give me back my passport you son of a bitch!’’
    • ‘What the hell was wrong with those sons of bitches!’
    • ‘Just don't talk to the sons of bitches but don't leave.’
    • ‘Maybe there were five sons of bitches who beat their wives up.’
    • ‘I, uh, I can't seem to get those sons of bitches at the Franklin Mint interested in my idea for a Cold War chess set.’
    • ‘If I were a journalist, I'd be one mean son of a bitch.’
    • ‘Now's the time to abuse power like a crazy son of a bitch!’
    • ‘True to say if such were indeed the case then we would have to be the dumbest sons of bitches to have ever walked this planet, Earth.’
    • ‘That was the son of a bitch that had been abusing her?’
    • ‘I'm crying, I'd say to him, but don't you dare take it wrong, you son of a bitch.’
    scoundrel, villain, rogue, rascal, brute, animal, weasel, snake, monster, ogre, wretch, devil, good-for-nothing, reprobate, wrongdoer, evil-doer
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