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Noun1.ball-breaker - a demanding woman who destroys men's confidenceball-breaker - a demanding woman who destroys men's confidence
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
2.ball-breaker - a job or situation that is demanding and arduous and punishingball-breaker - a job or situation that is demanding and arduous and punishing; "Vietnam was a ball-breaker"
chore, job, task - a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee; "estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars"; "the job of repairing the engine took several hours"; "the endless task of classifying the samples"; "the farmer's morning chores"
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I HAVE TO admit that I almost felt sorry for Nikolas 2018 last week, after hearing his pathetic move to buy the votes of those boring ball-busting bank bondholders.
Apart from all these external issues, I knew this whole process would be ball-busting.
She plays the gum-chewing, ball-busting, gun-toting New York bounty hunter Nina Morales.
The ball-busting difficulty is compounded by my choice to stay in the closet, cobwebs and all.
Knuckled The Bale cash was burning a hole in Levy's pocket, belying his reputation for parsimony and ball-busting dealmaking.
Especially in her latest role as the gorgeous, ball-busting, burger-eating detective Stella Gibson in BBC1 thriller The Fall.
Not only did such comments seek to diminish and dismiss a woman who consistently defied the status quo, they played into anti-Semitic tropes about ball-busting Jewish women.
In various episodes, a gay man and his ball-busting wife attempt to conceive a child in a Holstein-patterned bed approximately equal in square footage to a one-bedroom in Stuyvesant Town; a brittle Cindy McCain type chokes on a hunk of barbecued elk and drops dead (while dressed as Barbara Bush Sr.
So let's get to the ball-busting, because that's the fun part of writing articles.
He wisely opts not to copy Ramsay's ball-busting linguistic blitzkrieg, preferring to diminish the 'talent' through baleful looks and existential ennui.
Relive all her ball-busting on the recently released Maude: The Complete First Season.