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English definition of “balls”

balls

noun [plural] uk   /bɔːlz/ us    /bɑːlz/ offensive

balls noun [plural] (BODY)

→ testicle: She fought off her attacker by kicking him in the balls.

balls noun [plural] (NONSENSE)

complete nonsense: What he said was a load of balls. "All men are pigs." "Balls! (= I completely disagree!)"

balls noun [plural] (COURAGE)

courage and confidence: You have to admit it - the woman's got balls!
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