balked

  • 1 balked — alked adj. 1. Same as {baffled}. Syn: baffled, discomfited, discouraged, frustrated. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 2 Balked — Balk Balk, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Balked} (b[add]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Balking}.] [From {Balk} a beam; orig. to put a balk or beam in one s way, in order to stop or hinder. Cf., for sense 2, AS. on balcan legan to lay in heaps.] [1913 Webster] 1.… …

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  • 3 balked — Synonyms and related words: baffled, betrayed, bilked, blasted, blighted, chapfallen, crestfallen, crossed, crushed, dashed, defeated, disappointed, dished, disillusioned, dissatisfied, foiled, frustrated, ill done by, ill served, let down, out… …

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  • 4 balked — adj. hindered, thwarted; betrayed; hesitated bɔːk n. unplowed ridge of land; rafter; incomplete and thus illegal move made by a pitcher (Baseball); block v. refuse to move forward; hesitate; hinder, thwart …

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  • 5 balked at — flinched at, hesitated at, resisted, was reluctant …

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  • 6 balked — …

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  • 7 Balked at the Altar — est un film muet américain réalisé par D. W. Griffith, sorti en 1908. Sauf mention contraire cette fiche est établie à partir du livre D.W. Griffith Le Cinéma, de Patrick Brion et Jean Loup Passek p.94. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique …

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  • 8 Balked at the Altar — Infobox Film name = Balked at the Altar image size = caption = director = D.W. Griffith producer = writer = D.W. Griffith narrator = starring = Mabel Stoughton music = cinematography = Arthur Marvin editing = distributor = released = 25 August,… …

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  • 9 Military Affairs — ▪ 2009 Introduction        Russia and Georgia fought a short, intense war in 2008, fueling global fears of a new Cold War. On August 7 Georgia launched an aerial bombardment and ground attacks against its breakaway province of South Ossetia.… …

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  • 10 Moscovei — is a commune in Cahul district, Moldova. It is composed of two villages, Moscovei and Trifeştii Noi. Moscovei is a village of Moldava, here we have the history of Moldava. THE HISTORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA is the history of two different… …

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  • 11 Filmographie de D. W. Griffith — D. W. Griffith D. W. Griffith a réalisé plus de 500 films au cours de sa carrière qui a débuté en 1908, durant l ère du muet. Cette page reprend sa filmographie complète (y compris comme scénariste et acteur), réalisée à l occasion de la… …

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  • 12 Filmographie de David Wark Griffith — Filmographie de D. W. Griffith D. W. Griffith D. W. Griffith a dirigé plus de 500 films au cours de sa carrière qui a débuté en 1908, durant l ère du muet. En plus des films qu il a réalisé, D. W. Griffith a été également scénariste et acteur.… …

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  • 13 obstacle-limitation surfaces — The outer horizontal, conical, inner horizontal, approach, inner approach, transitional, inner transitional, balked landing, and takeoff climb surfaces make up the obstacle limitation surfaces. The outer horizontal surface is a plane located 500… …

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  • 14 Balk — Balk, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Balked} (b[add]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Balking}.] [From {Balk} a beam; orig. to put a balk or beam in one s way, in order to stop or hinder. Cf., for sense 2, AS. on balcan legan to lay in heaps.] [1913 Webster] 1. To… …

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  • 15 Balking — Balk Balk, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Balked} (b[add]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Balking}.] [From {Balk} a beam; orig. to put a balk or beam in one s way, in order to stop or hinder. Cf., for sense 2, AS. on balcan legan to lay in heaps.] [1913 Webster] 1.… …

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  • 19 Portuguese Guinea — Guiné Portuguesa Portuguese Guinea Colony; Overseas territory ; State ← …

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