cock up


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Verb1.cock up - raise; "The dog pricked up his ears"
erect, rear - cause to rise up
Translations

w>cock up

vt sep (Brit inf: = mess up) → versauen (inf)
References in periodicals archive ?
Referees have got a bit of an easy ride this summer, with a few not being taken to task for cock ups.
Francis Lee, a man who wore the pale blue shirt with great distinction and who went on to be chairman of the club, once said: "If there was a cup for cock ups, City would win it every year.
The do will also double up as an ``awards ceremony'' for local journalists who have provided this year's most entertaining cock ups.