1. a tough, uncompromising, or intimidating person.
2. a formidably impressive person.
3. someone or something that you admire or find impressive
A BADASS is not defined by his or her role in society.
Genuinely intriguing and intrigued by others, s/he radiates confidence in everything s/he does and fears noone.
A BADASS is defined by their character; by their ability to stand firm for what they believe in; by doing what they want, when they want, and how they want, responsibly.