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    your thumb up your butt?

    From《THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION》:
    Like he did, You're gonna open it or stand there with your thumb up your butt?
    what does " your thumb up your butt" mean?

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    Re: your thumb up your butt?

    Quote Originally Posted by masterding View Post
    From《THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION》:
    Like he did, You're gonna open it or stand there with your thumb up your butt?
    what does " your thumb up your butt" mean?

    Thanks!
    Literally, it means "with your thumb in your anus".
    The meaning is "not doing anything useful". It's just an intensifier.
    Are you going to open it, or just stand there ... <insert insult>?
    ... looking stupid.
    ... like a stunned mullet.

    ... and wait for Christmas.
    ...

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    Re: your thumb up your butt?

    Raymott, do you also use mullet for the stylish hairdo?

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    Re: your thumb up your butt?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Raymott, do you also use mullet for the stylish hairdo?
    Do I call that hairdo a mullet? Yes.

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