Part of speech:
A sudden and obstinate stop; a failure.
One of the sloping beams that supports a pitched roof.
Any person or thing that hinders; obstacle; impediment; obstruction
Something that deters:
The definition of an impediment is an obstacle or something that prevents action.
A check is defined as a mark put next to something written down to show it has been verified or completed.
Something that hampers a person; disadvantage; hindrance
To keep from yielding to, being affected by, or enjoying
To start or shy (at something)
Find another word for baulk. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for baulk, like: balk, rafter, hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, check, handicap, resist, jib and butt end.