- balls up
- balls up (vulgar sl)1. To make a muddle or mess of2. To throw into confusion (ballsˈ-up noun; ballsedˈ-up adjective)• • •Main Entry: ↑ball
* * *ˌballs ˈup [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they balls up he/she/it ballses up present participle ballsing up past tense ballsed up past participle ballsed up] british impolite phrasal verbto do something very badly and make a lot of mistakesThesaurus: to make a mistake, or to do something badlysynonymMain entry: balls
* * *balls up [phrasal verb]balls (something) up or balls up (something) Brit slang, sometimes offensive : to make mistakes in doing or making something
He ballsed up [=fouled up, messed up] everything and never got anything right.— see also ↑balls-up• • •Main Entry: ↑balls
Useful english dictionary. 2012.