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Flat ass

Posted by Smokey Stover on October 17, 2007

In Reply to: Flat ass posted by Ray Massey on October 16, 2007

: I'm looking for the origin of the phrase "flat ass" as in "flat ass calm".

I've not heard this phrase. Having thus confessed my total ignorance, I'm going to guess that "flat ass calm" is a riff on "flat calm," as in, say, no waves, real or figurative, "ass" being thrown in to provide color. Or I'm completely wrong.