"a player with ball in hand must play from the balk"
This was a balk to them and put a damp to their new projects.
The balk, the disappointment, is felt as a promise that has been broken.
出自： D. Lessing
This was look'd for at your hand, and this was baulk'd.
出自：Twelfth Night , Shakespeare
I never..balked an invitation out to dinner.
出自： S. Johnson
It's got to be done, so why balk it?
出自： D. H. Lawrence