To save someone's ass

Submitted by Ww Ww on 06.11.2017

To save someone's ass (English) — An expression of acting to keep someone from injury, or death. Not just their posterior, but their whole being.
Literally, maybe to keep someone's donkey from harm. Since a burro, mule, or donkey can be called an ass as well.

English, explained by Ww Ww on Mon, 06/11/2017 - 03:12

Translations of "To save someone's ass"

EnglishTo save one's bacon
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