AskDefine | Define balky

Dictionary Definition

balky adj : stopping short and refusing to go on; "a balking"; "a balky mule"; "a balky customer" [syn: balking] [also: balkiest, balkier]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Adjective

  1. Refusing to proceed or cooperate.
    A balky horse.
Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1