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Despite standing for long hours, the PEON never had athlete’s foot. piss ant (noun) someone of little worth or importance; best used by drill sergeants to describe a ragtag bunch of recruits that somehow manage to make it through basic training. Tell those PISS ANTS that this ain’t no picnic! piss off (verb) to make angry. Don’t PISS OFF your girlfriend around the holidays—unless you want to spend New Year’s Eve sitting on your couch, eating Chinese food alone. Can you PISS OFF a Puerto Rican and live to tell about it?
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