balls (sth) up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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balls (sth) up

UK offensive
phrasal verb with balls uk   /bɔːlz/  us   /bɑːlz/ verb
to ​spoil something by making a ​mistake or doing something ​stupid: Trust me to ​balls up the ​interview!
(Definition of balls (sth) up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “balls (sth) up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 弄坏, 搞砸…
in Chinese (Traditional) 弄壞, 搞砸…
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