arse about face
Phrs. Back to front.

English slang and colloquialisms. 2014.

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  • arse about face — Back to front • • • Main Entry: ↑arse …   Useful english dictionary

  • arse about face — British & Australian, very informal! if something is arse about face, it is placed or arranged the opposite way to the way it should be. No wonder it doesn t look right, mate, you ve got the whole frame in arse about face …   New idioms dictionary

  • arse about face — noun Something that is placed or arranged the opposite way to the way it should be. No wonder it doesnt look right mate, youve got the whole thing arse about face …   Wiktionary

  • arse-about-face — adj, adv back to front, the wrong way round or wrongly ordered or organised ► Look at the state of that shelf you just put up; it s all arse about face! …   Contemporary slang

  • arse-about-face — • something that is in a mess or crooked, e.g. Look at the state of that shelf you just put up, it s all arse about face! …   Londonisms dictionary

  • Arse about face — something is back to front …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • arse about face — Australian Slang something is back to front …   English dialects glossary

  • arse about face — Meaning Back to front. Origin Australian slang …   Meaning and origin of phrases

  • Arse about face — This means you are doing something back to front …   The American's guide to speaking British

  • arse — /as / (say ahs) Colloquial (taboo) –noun 1. the rump; bottom; buttocks; posterior. 2. a. the bottom, base or tail end of something. b. the seat of a pair of pants. 3. a. a despised person. b. a fool. 4. impudence: what arse! 5. one s body or …   Australian English dictionary

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