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balk

verb [I]  us   /bɔk/
to be unwilling to do something or let something happen: I balked at the prospect of spending four hours on a train with him.
Translations of “balk”
in Chinese (Traditional) 猶豫…
in Russian упираться…
in Turkish kaçınmak, sakınmak, uzak durmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犹豫…
in Polish wzdragać się…
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