whoop-ass

whoop-ass

slang Physical violence (against someone). Usually used in a jocular or pseudo-serious threat. If that punk doesn't shut up soon, I'm gonna have to go over there and give him some whoop-ass! Don't make me open a can of whoop ass on y'all.
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And don't bank on Brighton boss Chris Hughton trying to open a jar of whoop-ass, even if he could find one.
How does a girl untrained in the ways of the Jedi get to open up a can of whoop-ass on Kylo Ren?
A needle tip tapers quickly into flat blunt, trailing edges flanged into cutting edges that open up a serious can of bullfrog whoop-ass that assures solid anchoring and sure recovery.
Reading Pym is like opening a big can of whoop-ass and then marveling--gleefully--at all the mayhem that ensues.
Forget to put the recycling out or run out of tofu and I bet she'll open a can of macrobiotic whoop-ass on ya.
This prompted a swift two-cop whoop-ass, who stomped both drivers back into the gutter in a quick display of force.
Guillermo Canas (110-1 on Betfair) has already served up a whole can of whoop-ass twice to Fed this year - on hard courts.
Sondre Lerche - the innocent, slight-of-build, charismatic and polite Norwegian pop artist - is an unlikely candidate to open a can of whoop-ass.
The girl with the frequent flyer accent - it goes from L8 to LA fifty times a day - immediately played the Scouse card after she bit, scratched and generally opened a supersized can of whoop-ass on puny fashion designer Scott Henshall.
He added: "This is a whole can of whoop-ass all combined here.
Impatient teammate Mike Watts threatens to open up a can of whoop-ass before tensions subside.
After John McCain opened a can of whoop-ass on the tax-cut-touting Bush during the New Hampshire campaign, beating the Texan 49 percent to 31 percent, press sages declared that even Republicans had no interest in tax cuts.
Down here, in this macho fantasy realm, men can still call the shots, patriarchy is cool, and the Neanderthal line opened up a can of whoop-ass on evolution.