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He insisted doggedly on his rôle as a balky ox and scowled at the teamster.
You buy a lot of half-broken, bucking, balky teams because you can get 'em cheap.
The horse proved to be an obstreperous, balky thing, and as contrary as a mule.
It leaked, and it steered like a balky mule, but what of that?
I urged it, as a farmer urges a balky horse, but it refused to move forward.
Stover came to a balky stop, hastily snatching away his derby.
A balky horse ought not to be trusted to a child of your age.'
Why is a woman who tries to drive a balky horse like a successful actress?
Roosevelt, Rockefeller, and Pierpont Morgan are just like this balky horse.
The engine was balky and bucky with the cold, and the chauffeur in a like mood.