balkier balkier

Definition(s):

  • (adj) stopping short and refusing to go on

Usage(s):

  1. But as old Capitol Hill Veteran Johnson well knows, Congress grows balkier with every day a session drags on beyond Labor Dayand adjournment is not yet in sight.
  2. With the Purge primaries for Senators complete, such comments indicated that the result of the Purge would be a balkier rather than a more complaisant Senate.
  3. After dozens of false starts, he wants to get two of his balkier clients to say yes to a house he shows them.
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