balls-up

noun
\ ˈbȯlz-ˌəp How to pronounce balls-up (audio) \

Definition of balls-up

British, informal + sometimes offensive

First Known Use of balls-up

1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Balls-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balls-up. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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balls-up

noun

English Language Learners Definition of balls-up

British slang, sometimes offensive : a problem caused by mistakes or carelessness

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