stubborn as an ass

stubborn as an ass
упрям, как осел

Большой англо-русский учебный словарь сочетаемости. . 2010.

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  • ass — ass1 asslike, adj. /as/, n. 1. a long eared, slow, patient, sure footed domesticated mammal, Equus asinus, related to the horse, used chiefly as a beast of burden. 2. any wild species of the genus Equus, as the onager. 3. a stupid, foolish, or… …   Universalium

  • ass. — 1. assistant. 2. association. 3. assorted. * * * ass1 «as», noun. 1. a four footed, hoofed mammal related to the horse, but smaller, with longer ears and a shorter mane, shorter hair on the tail, and a dark stripe along the back; donkey. It is a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ass — I [[t]æs[/t]] n. 1) mam Also called donkey a long eared, slow, surefooted domesticated mammal, Equus asinus related to the horse, used chiefly as a beast of burden. 2) mam any wild species of the genus Equus, as the onager 3) a stupid, foolish,… …   From formal English to slang

  • The Golden Ass —   Title page from John Price s Latin edition of Apuleius novel Metamorphoses, or the Golden Ass …   Wikipedia

  • domestic ass — noun domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn • Syn: ↑donkey, ↑Equus asinus • Hypernyms: ↑ass • Hyponyms: ↑burro, ↑moke • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Equus asinus — noun 1. a wild ass of Africa • Syn: ↑African wild ass • Hypernyms: ↑wild ass 2. domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn • Syn: ↑domestic ass, ↑donkey …   Useful english dictionary

  • Semonides — (or Semontoes) of Amorgos was an ancient Greek iambic poet who flourished in the middle of the 7th century BC. He was a native of Samos, and derived his surname from having founded a colony in the neighbouring island of Amorgos.According to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Donkey — For other uses, see Donkey (disambiguation). Donkey Conservation status Domesticated Scientific classific …   Wikipedia

  • Spanish profanity — Joder redirects here. For the community in Nebraska, see Joder, Nebraska. This article is a summary of Spanish profanity, referred to in the Spanish language as lenguaje soez (low language), maldiciones (curse words), malas palabras (bad words),… …   Wikipedia

  • Russian jokes — ( ru. анекдоты (transcribed anekdoty), literally anecdotes) the most popular form of Russian humour, are short fictional stories or dialogues with a punch line. Russian joke culture features a series of categories with fixed and highly familiar… …   Wikipedia

  • Obstinate — Ob sti*nate, a. [L. obstinatus, p. p. of obstinare to set about a thing with firmness, to persist in; ob (see {Ob }) + a word from the root of stare to stand. See {Stand}, and cf. {Destine}.] 1. Pertinaciously adhering to an opinion, purpose, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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