wazoo

Today’s morning name. Briefly, from NOAD: noun wazoo: US informal the anus. PHRASES up (or out) the wazoo US informal very much; in great quantity; to a great degree: he’s insured out the wazoo | Jack and I have got work up the wazoo already. ORIGIN 1960s: of unknown origin. The phrases are straightforwardly idioms — the fact that they are degree adverbials is unpredictable from the meanings of the parts — … Continue reading wazoo