“Blowing Smoke Up Your Ass” Used to Be Literal

By Terynn Boulton – Today I Found Out

"Blowing Smoke Up Your Ass" Used to Be Literal

When someone is “blowing smoke up your arse” today, it is a figure of speech that means that one person is complimenting another, insincerely most of the time, in order to inflate the ego of the individual being flattered.

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