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Synonyms for balking

Verb

1. resist, balk, baulk, jib, disobey
usage: refuse to comply

Adjective

1. balking, balky, intractable (vs. tractable)
usage: stopping short and refusing to go on; "a balking"; "a balky mule"; "a balky customer"
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