baulk definition

  • verb:
    • Chiefly British Variant of balk.
    • alternate spelling of balk.
    • will not comply
  • noun:
    • Alternative spelling of balk.
    • In billiards, the location of dining table lying behind the line from which the cue ball is initially shot, and from where a ball in hand must be played.
    • some thing immaterial that inhibits or delays action or development
    • the region on a billiard table behind the balkline
    • one of many synchronous sloping beams that support a roof
  • others:
    • See balk.

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