What are some alternative words for baulk?

Synonyms for baulk
bɔk

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term baulk.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. balk, baulk(noun)

    the area on a billiard table behind the balkline

    "a player with ball in hand must play from the balk"

    Synonyms:
    rafter, impediment, hinderance, balk, check, deterrent, hindrance, handicap

  2. hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap(noun)

    something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

    Synonyms:
    hitch, verification, impedimenta, stoppage, hindrance, disability, halt, chip, tab, handicap, arrest, tick, check-out procedure, confirmation, impairment, check mark, impediment, rafter, obstruction, checkout, hinderance, curb, chit, stop, disablement, cheque, obstructer, substantiation, stay, obstructor, deterrent, encumbrance, balk, preventive, incumbrance, bank check, preventative, interference, assay, bridle, check

  3. rafter, balk, baulk(verb)

    one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof

    Synonyms:
    raftsman, rafter, impediment, balk, check, deterrent, hindrance, handicap, raftman, hinderance

  4. resist, balk, baulk, jib(verb)

    refuse to comply

    Synonyms:
    reject, change course, gybe, stand, resist, hold out, fend, withstand, balk, dissent, jib, stand firm, defy, refuse, protest, jibe

How to pronounce baulk?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say baulk in sign language?

  1. baulk

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#272check
#1001stay
#1038stop
#1778stand
#2514checkout
#3459disability
#3712chip
#3829tab
#5354confirmation
#5448verification
#7148protest
#7367refuse
#7523arrest
#8570cheque
#8574reject
#8714interference
#9957resist
#10852tick
#10997impairment
#11695preventive
#11832assay
#12551curb
#12951handicap
#13959halt
#14594hitch
#17195dissent
#18389chit
#18633obstruction
#19121withstand
#23847preventative
#28533deterrent
#29907defy
#37428bridle
#38554impediment
#39509jib
#40564fend
#44966hindrance
#48365stoppage
#53908balk
#56554encumbrance
#57912rafter
#66783substantiation
#71523disablement
#85364jibe
#197935baulk
#204694hinderance
#281145gybe

How to use baulk in a sentence?

  1. Saadi Shirazi:

    Heed not the flatterer?s fulsome talk, He from thee hopes some trifle to obtain; Thou wilt, shouldst thou his wishes baulk, Ten hundred times as much of censure gain.

Translation

Find a translation for the baulk synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of baulk

  1. baulk

Discuss these baulk synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "baulk." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 31 Oct. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/baulk>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for baulk?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for baulk:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.