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We found 12 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word balks:
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General dictionaries General (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. balks: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. balks: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Balks, balks: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. balks: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. balks: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. balks: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. balks: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. Balks: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  9. balks: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. balks: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. balks: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. balks: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (balk)

noun:  an illegal pitching motion while runners are on base
noun:  the area on a billiard table behind the balkline ("A player with ball in hand must play from the balk")
noun:  one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof
noun:  something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
verb:  refuse to comply
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #15929)

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