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jackass
 v.— «He knew enough about killing to know that it should be carried out quickly and cleanly or not carried out at all, and that jackassing all over campus in search of his target was just plain foolish.» —by Rob Kean The Pledge Aug. 1, 1999. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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