Translation: from english to german

from german to english

make a balls-up of something

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  • balls-up — balls ups N COUNT If you make a balls up of something, you do it very badly and make a lot of mistakes. [BRIT, INFORMAL, RUDE] He was in danger of making a real balls up of this. Syn: pig s ear …   English dictionary

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  • balls up — (vulgar sl) 1. To make a muddle or mess of 2. To throw into confusion (ballsˈ up noun; ballsedˈ up adjective) • • • Main Entry: ↑ball * * * ˌballs ˈup [transitive] [ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • balls — /bɔlz / (say bawlz) Colloquial –noun 1. courage; boldness; forcefulness: you have to have balls to win through. 2. rubbish; nonsense: what a lot of balls. –interjection 3. (an exclamation of repudiation, ridicule, etc.) –phrase 4. balls something …   Australian English dictionary

  • balls up — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms balls up : 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 to do something very badly and make a lot… …   English dictionary

  • balls (something) up — Verb. To make a mess of a situation. E.g. I couldn t believe I ballsed up my driving test by making exactly the same mistake as the previous six times …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • Cups and balls — Hieronymus Bosch: The Conjurer, 1475 1480. Notice the man on the far left is stealing the other man s purse while he is distracted by the game The cups and balls is a classic performance of magic with innumerable adaptations. The effect known as… …   Wikipedia

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  • Bachelor and Spinster Balls — (B S) events are hosted regularly in rural Australia, known locally as B S Balls or simply B S s . They are staged for young (18 years and over) spinsters and bachelors and traditionally the couples dress up in formal wear. Large volumes of… …   Wikipedia

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