Knuckling up (slang)
Type: verb, slang
Also spelled or known as: Knucklin’ up
Related: Knuckle up, Knuckled up
What does Knuckling up mean?
To be fighting or preparing to fight.
Knuckling up Synonyms: Squaring up, Throwing hands, Scrapping, Fading, Boxing, Tussling
Example sentence: “They were knuckling up before the teacher came.”
Knuckling up in songs:
“As if ToBy was just gonna budge Give him a blunt, tell him to chill or we knuckling up” – ToBy, Shootaz.
“Saucin’ you up and all of us is knuckling up Have you buckling up motherfucker what” – Knowledge of Savage Brothers, At War.
“Knuckling up with a carbon-based common guarding goblin” – Aesop Rock, Put Your Quarter Up.
“Getting ’em up throwin’ ’em, bobbing and weaving beastin’ Knuckling up with OGs in the middle of the street in” – E-40, Hillside.