(noun) A variation of "asshole;" one who will be a prick to somebody *while* pretending to be nice to them.
Rickwads will lie directly to your face about how they're trying fuck you in the ass.
Derived from Michigan governor Rick Snyder's practice of claiming that "Right to Work" legislation is good for jobs, circa 2012 lame duck session.
"It was nice of him to offer chocolates like he did, but they were laxatives. Bastard was trying to steal my seat closer to the TV by making me almost shit my pants."
"Smooth move for the rickwad. I hope he chokes on a pretzel and spills beer on his lap."