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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyfoul up
he/she/itfouls up
present participlefouling up
past tensefouled up
past participlefouled up

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  1. 2
    same as foul2 (sense 4)

    Watch out for driftwood which may foul up the boat’s engine.

See also main entry: foul

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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