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  • as inchutzpah
  • as inintestinal fortitude
  • as intestes

synonyms for balls

  • arrogance
  • audacity
  • boldness
  • gall
  • backbone
  • brass
  • nerve
  • spine
  • backbone
  • brass balls
  • chutzpah
  • courage
  • endurance
  • energy
  • fitness
  • fortitude
  • guts
  • gutsiness
  • heart
  • moxie
  • spunk
  • stamina
  • staying power
  • stick-to-itiveness
  • strength
  • toughness
  • vigor
  • wind

antonyms for balls

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  • humility
  • meekness
  • modesty
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      How to use balls in a sentence

      Many of us had been hit by the balls, but a bruise or a graze of the skin was the worst consequence that had ensued.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
      Many of their cannon balls that fell far short of us, were collected and returned to them with powerful effect.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
      It reminds me of those snow-balls the boys roll up at home—the crowd gathers as it proceeds!
      MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
      When every eye was fixed upon the balls, he and Lebas met, as they had ultimately agreed, in the smoking-room.
      CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
      Several cannon balls were also discovered while making excavations on this island, about 1853.
      THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
      Thence, indeed, in the course of a few days went a wealthy broker whose sign was three balls.
      ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
      This increased pressure above the balls allows them to return to their original position, under the influence of gravity.
      THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
      The early pump had rag balls, in keeping with the mechanical ignorance of the time, and suitable to man's power.
      LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
      An amount of slack in the chain caused the balls to knock on passing this roller before entering the pump bottom.
      LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
      The large size of the rag-wheel gave the rapidly revolving chain and balls a great speed.
      LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO BALLS

      • balls
      • family jewels
      • gonads
      • nuts
      • rocks
      • stones
      • testes
      • testicles
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