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baulk

verb [I]
 
/bɔːk, bɔːlk/ UK ( UK/US balk)
to not want to do something that is unpleasant or difficult: Most people would baulk at paying these kinds of prices for clothes.Unwilling and reluctantReady and willingLacking interest and enthusiasm
Translations of “baulk”
in Chinese (Traditional) 猶豫…
in Russian упираться…
in Turkish hoş olmayan veya zor bir şeyi yapmayı istememek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犹豫…
in Polish wzdragać się…
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