from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Dead or defunct.
- v. To gather close to, or approach eagerly or assertively, as a bar for ordering alcoholic drinks.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. to approach (a counter) and stand in front of it; -- used mostly in the phrase belly up to the bar (i.e. to a counter in a saloon).
- adj. defunct; bankrupt; -- used mostly of commercial organizations; often used in the phrase go belly-up, i. e. to go bankrupt.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. financially ruined
Sorry, no etymologies found.