assbackwards

/as"bak"weuhrdz/, adv. Slang (sometimes vulgar).
1. in an order or way reverse from the usual: You've sewn the sleeve on assbackwards.
2. in a manner incongruously or preposterously counter to what is customary, probable, or feasible: The plan fell apart because everything leading up to it was handled assbackwards.
Also, assbackward.
[1935-40; ASS2 + BACKWARDS]

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Universalium. 2010.

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