balk - Dictionary definition and meaning for word balk
sound close to bulk...when u see a bulky thing on ur way u refuse to go ahead
When a dog barks, you balk.
balk sounds like a dog's bark; if you see a dog barking, you refuse to go ahead. hence, dog acts as obstacle (hindrance) in your walk.
consider...WALK-that means when u go ahead;now remove W it bcums BALK-which means not walking
Balk similar to bulk and also walk Now bulk is a hindrance/an obstacle in walking
balk=>sounds like 'bulk'- so when we are with a bulky partner, we are unwilling to approach to flatter her.
Balk > Walk > Work > Balk > Bulk > Bark. :> when you walk towards some work you balk because a bulky dog (which resembles your work) in it barks at you and so haults (balks?) you
When a geek finds a bom-chick swirling around in the balcony,then he gets tentaive or rather hesitates to move around:-p