from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Given to stopping and refusing to go on.
- adjective Difficult to operate or start.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Given to balking; apt to stop abruptly and obstinately refuse to move: as, a balky horse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Apt to balk.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
Refusingto proceedor cooperate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective stopping short and refusing to go on
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