balled alled adj. prenom. formed or gathered into a ball. balled cotton [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Balled — Ball Ball, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Balled} (b[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Balling}.] To gather balls which cling to the feet, as of damp snow or clay; to gather into balls; as, the horse balls; the snow balls. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • balled — adj. Balled is used with these nouns: ↑fist …   Collocations dictionary

  • balled — bɔːl n. object with a spherical shape; round toy used in games such as baseball and basketball; game of baseball; formal dance; (Vulgar Slang) testis, testicle v. make into a ball; form into a ball; mess up; hump, engage in sexual intercourse… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • balled — bald bawled …   English homophone dictionary

  • balled — past of ball …   Useful english dictionary

  • balled up — mod. confused; mixed up. (This is hyphenated before a nominal.) □ That dame is so balled up she doesn’t know anything. □ This is really a balled up mess you’ve made …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • balled up — Synonyms and related words: Byzantine, anarchic, arsy varsy, ass backwards, balled up, bollixed up, bothered, buggered, buggered up, chaotic, complex, complicated, confounded, confused, convoluted, cooked, crabbed, daedal, devious, discomposed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • balled up — adj Confused. Rodney s all balled up; he doesn t know if he is coming or going. 1920s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • balled up — 1) formed into a ball 2) entangled; confused I got slightly balled up in my facts 3) used as a euphemism for constipated …   Useful english dictionary

  • balled-and-burlapped — /bawld n berr lapt/, adj. Hort. of or pertaining to a tree, shrub, or other plant prepared for transplanting by allowing the roots to remain covered by a ball of soil around which canvas or burlap is tied. Cf. bare root. * * * …   Universalium

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