Describing something or someplace that's really crowded
Dude, it's asses and elbows in there! Ain't that a fire hazzard?
by Sir Adam the Great April 07, 2005
to work hard / bust ass.
Asses and elbows from here on out, we gotta get this done.
by Mike Bartelle November 15, 2006
The only parts of your body that should be seen by your boss when he or she walks by to give the appearance that you are actually working. Scrub that floor. Asses and elbows baby.
Oh yeah, you'll see when you gotta get a job. Then it's asses and elbows baby, asses and elbows!
by Anti-Troll League May 28, 2011
In hasty retreat (i.e. the only part of you the enemy sees)
As soon as the Italians met the French army, they were completely asses and elbows, all morale broken.
by William Martin October 17, 2006
To be caught by a supervisor goofing off. Not doing any work. Purposefully standing around not being productive.
Hey. What the hell is with all the asses and elbows (a&e)? Let's get to to work here.
by victorzulu November 27, 2010