Definition Of baulking

Example Of baulking

  • Air Force Honcho enjoyed plenty of luck in running last week after being baulked early on and may not enjoy a trouble free passage either this time.

  • Airlines have already begun to balk at paying commissions of 7% to 10% of the ticket price to travel agents.

  • An original plan to make sure all taxis were painted black-and-yellow was dumped after cabbies baulked at the cost.

  • At first she baulked at the idea, saying she no longer performed those pieces.

  • But some councillors privately have baulked at the new boards, which they see as a ‘hoop-jumping exercise’ designed to get the Government off the council's back.

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