Chalk up - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtʃɑːk ʌp|
Brit.  |tʃɔːk ʌp|


- accumulate as a debt
- keep score, as in games (syn: tally)


The results were chalked up on the blackboard as soon as they came in.

Now we can chalk up another victory for our team.

...let's chalk up her weird behavior to simple nervousness...

...chalked up a record in singles tennis that is likely to stand for a long time...

I've no money to pay for the beer, will you chalk it up (to me)?

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