Synonyms of baulk


1. balk, baulk, area, expanse, surface area

usage: the area on a billiard table behind the balkline; "a player with ball in hand must play from the balk"

2. hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap, difficulty

usage: something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

3. rafter, balk, baulk, beam

usage: one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof


1. resist, balk, baulk, jib, disobey

usage: refuse to comply

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Definition and meaning of baulk (Dictionary)