tight-ass

 Person who is inflexible.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • tight ass — tight arse or (N American) tight ass noun (slang) 1. A mean, tight fisted person 2. An excessively conservative or repressed person • • • Main Entry: ↑tight …   Useful english dictionary

  • tight-ass — ☆ tight ass [tīt′as ] n. Slang a strait laced, inhibited person: term objected to by some * * * …   Universalium

  • tight-ass — ☆ tight ass [tīt′as ] n. Slang a strait laced, inhibited person: term objected to by some …   English World dictionary

  • tight-ass — [B] stingy person; tight fisted    Mason is a tight ass! He collects rent from his old grandmother …   English idioms

  • tight-ass — n 1. a mean, miserly person. This sense of the word is more common in British usage than the following sense. The term has existed, mainly in working class speech, since the early part of the 20th century. Tight alone has had this mean ing since… …   Contemporary slang

  • tight-ass — noun N. Amer. informal an inhibited, repressed, or excessively conventional person. Derivatives tight assed adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • tight-ass — n. informal an inhibited, repressed, or excessively conventional person Derivatives: tight assed adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • tight ass — (Slang) mean stingy person …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tight arse — or (N American) tight ass noun (slang) 1. A mean, tight fisted person 2. An excessively conservative or repressed person • • • Main Entry: ↑tight …   Useful english dictionary

  • ass — I. fool, dipstick, jerk    Don t be an ass, Duddy. Stay in school and get your diploma. II. [B] buttocks, backside, butt    Those jeans fit you, but they re a little tight around the ass …   English idioms


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