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Webster Dictionary

  1. Balked

    of Balk


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of balked in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of balked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frances Manfrey:

    We originally balked at our midwife’s total fee of $3,500, that all had to come out of pocket in regular payments, but we budgeted and made it work.

  2. John Locke:

    Curiosity in children, is but an appetite for knowledge. One great reason why children abandon themselves wholly to silly pursuits and trifle away their time insipidly is, because they find their curiosity balked, and their inquiries neglected.

  3. Haruyo Nihei:

    It was a blazing firestorm. I saw a baby catch fire on its mother's back, and she couldn't put out the fire. I saw a horse being led by its owner. The horse balked and the cargo on its back caught fire, then its tail, and it burned alive, as the owner just stood there and burned with it.

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