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balked

verb
past tense of balk

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to prevent from achieving a goal
  • a young man with big dreams who refused to be balked by the many challenges he faced in making them a reality

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“Balked.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/balked. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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