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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If you charge for plastic bags, but they're offering paper ones, that seems bassackwards to me," Daniel said.
You are going just exactly bassackwards from where you think you are going.
Without eight weeks of basic training in the use of the bassackwards scale, you are sure to get lost with it.