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balk
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
to refuse to comply
  • Piled balks.
    Episode 5 — Lotus Eaters (39% in)
  • Might be the fellow balked me this morning with that horsey woman.
    Episode 15 — Circe (4% in)

There are no more uses of "balk" in Ulysses by James Joyce.

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