bass-ackwards

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bass-ackwards

Opposite or contrary to what is expected, completely disordered or disarranged, or that which is done incompetently. A euphemistic rearranging of "ass-backwards" (meaning the same) to emphasize the disorder at play. That's the last time I let you fix the electrical work by yourself. You've wired it all bass-ackwards! I must not be completely awake yet, I just put my pants on bass-ackwards!
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Four years later he lensed his first feature, Linas Phillips' "Bass Ackwards," followed by Megan Griffiths' 2012 "Eden.
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The three titles from this year are "Bass Ackwards," "One Too Many Mornings" and "Homewrecker," all of which were selected for the festival's new micro-budget/DIY film category dubbed Next.