up yours


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up yours

vulgar slang An expression of anger at someone. A: "Watch where you're going!" B: "Up yours, buddy!"
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up yours

A vulgar exclamation of contempt, as in So you think you can beat me? Well, up yours! This expression, a shortening of the even more vulgar stick it up your ass, is sometimes accompanied by an obscene gesture (see give the finger). [ Vulgar slang; mid-1900s]
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up yours!

an exclamation expressing contemptuous defiance or rejection of someone. vulgar slang
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ˌup ˈyours!

(taboo, slang) an offensive way of being rude to somebody, for example because they have said something that makes you angry: ‘Go and cook me my dinner.’ ‘Oh, up yours! Do it yourself!’
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Up yours!

exclam. Go to hell!; Drop dead! (Usually objectionable.) I won’t do it! Up yours!
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