Definisi 'balk'
English to English
noun
1 the area on a billiard table behind the balkline
Example:
• a player with ball in hand must play from the balk
source: wordnet30
2 something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
source: wordnet30
3 one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof
source: wordnet30
4 an illegal pitching motion while runners are on base
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5 A ridge of land left unplowed between furrows, or at the end of a field; a piece missed by the plow slipping aside.
source: webster1913
verb
6 refuse to comply
source: wordnet30
7 To leave or make balks in.
source: webster1913
8 To engage in contradiction; to be in opposition.
source: webster1913
9 To indicate to fishermen, by shouts or signals from shore, the direction taken by the shoals of herring.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
balking, balky, rafter, deter, discourage, delivery, pitch, beam, difficulty, area, disobey, albatross, millstone, bind, diriment impediment, drag, billiard table, pool table, snooker table,

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