Definition of balls in English:

balls

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Pronunciation: /bɔːlz
 
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vulgar slang

noun

  • 1Testicles.
  • 2 [mass noun] Courage or nerve.
  • 3 [mass noun] British Nonsense; rubbish (often said to express strong disagreement).

verb

[with object] (balls something up) British Back to top  
  • Bungle something.

Phrases

have someone/thing by the balls

Have complete control over someone or something: they’ve got us by the balls, and they know it

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