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Hold Up English - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Hold Up English

Hold Up English is a billiards term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

Hold up english is english that would transfer to the object ball as reverse english, which would tend to close up, or shorten a banking angle. Hold up english is the opposite of helping english.

See: english, body english, helping english, inside english, natural english, outside english, reverse english, running english, side english, transferred english, unintentional english, left, right, side, side spin, sidespin, deflection, siding for more on the meaning of "Hold Up English".

Hold Up English - Usage

Hold up english; what the heck is that? I can't imagine being able to transfer english.

Billiards - Hold Up English

  • Title: Hold Up English
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 4/16/2006
  • Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:49:23 AM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

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