Is the word badass a slang or pejorative term?

3 Answers

Relevance
  • Vy
    Lv 5
    1 month ago
    Favorite Answer

    The word 'badass' is a term both slang and pejorative.

  • 1 month ago

    Slang for tough guy. But it's not pejorative  among the working class. Certainly not If you're into martial arts.

    So, it's both.

    🙂👍

    Source(s): Native American English speaker.
  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    slang certainly - may be a compliment, rather depends on the context.

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.