Synonyms of 'balk'

baffle, beam, beat, begrudge, bilk, blast, blow, boggle, brave, buffet, cast down, challenge, check, checkmate, circumvent, comedown, confound, confront, confusion, contravene, counter, counteract, countermand, cross, dash, decline, defeat, defy, destroy, disappoint, disappointment, discomfit, discomfiture, disconcert, discountenance, dish, disillusion, disrupt, dissatisfaction, dissatisfy, elude, failure, false step, fiasco, fizzle, flinch, flummox, foil, forlorn hope, frustrate, frustration, gag, grudge, hang back, hold out, inadvertence, inadvertency, jib, lapse, lapsus calami, lapsus linguae, letdown, let down, mind, mirage, miscue, misstep, nonplus, omission, oversight, perplex, persevere, quail, rebuff, recoil, refuse, repulse, reversal, reverse, rout, ruin, sabotage, scotch, scruple, shrink, shy, slip, spike, spoil, stand out, stand pat, stick, stickle, stonewall, strain, stumble, stump, tantalize, tease, thwart, trip, upset