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ballast

Synonyms and Antonyms of ballast

heavy material (such as rocks or water) that is put on a ship to make it steady or on a balloon to control its height in the air often used figuratively
  • A large amount of ballast kept the boat from capsizing.
  • She provided the ballast the family needed in times of stress.
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