ball up

Rate this phrase:(4.00 / 2 votes)
To hunch over and pull in one's arms and legs.

Her son balls up in fear whenever there is a storm.

Additional definitions for 'ball up':

ball upTo crush into a ball shape.
See them all »


Find a translation for the ball up phrase in other languages:

Select another language:

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similiar to ball up

Discuss this ball up phrase with the community:


Use the citation below to add this ball up definition to your bibliography:


"ball up." STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 18 Jan. 2019. <>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.