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Animal SpecificPlay
Used to refer specifically to male donkeys, not females or babies. SlideThe jackass is louder than the female in the herd.
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Literal UsePlay
When talking about animals, 'jackass' has no negative connotation. SlideA jackass can carry heavy loads just like donkeys.
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'Jackass' for a male donkey is less common than simply 'donkey' or 'ass'. SlideOver there is a jackass, but most people just call it a donkey.