t i t s up

Posted by Lewis on October 14, 2005

In Reply to: t i t s up posted by Victoria S Dennis on October 07, 2005

: : Let me know the meaning and the usage of the phrase "going t i t s-up"

: It's a cruder version of the phrase "going belly-up" meaning "to fail, to end in disaster". the metaphor is of dead fish, which float belly-up in the water.

like falling over backwards i.e. have an embarassing failure.