ballbreaker


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ballbreaker

(ˈbɔːlˌbreɪkə)
n
slang a person, esp a woman, whose character and behaviour may be regarded as threatening a man's sense of power
[C20: from ball1 (in the sense: testicle) + breaker1]
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Scottish international rider Wills Oakden was a double winner at the event, taking the Le Petit Chateau BE100 with Zuccheros Deff Leppard and The Savage Silk Open Intermediate with Ballbreaker SD.
In the resulting compositions, such denigrations might be overlain or set below abstract fields painted in the styles of modernist forebears (Pollock's ejaculations of splattered paint behind faking it, Morris Louis's stains behind ballbreaker, etc.
I was proud of the effort and there were lots of positives but to come away with nothing is an absolute ballbreaker.
The other part, that is now sold to Alecta, has a leasable area of about 37,000 square meters and is fully leased to Nordea, Skanska and BallBreaker.
The other part, that is now sold to Alecta, has a leasable area of about 37,000 square metres and is fully leased to Nordea, Skanska and BallBreaker.
One notable cultural artifact omitted from Hoover's survey is AC/DC's "Burnin' Alive," a hard-rock critique of the Clinton Administration and defense of the Branch Davidians (from Ballbreaker, 1995).
One of those bands happens to be AC/DC and I remember that in 8th grade I went to see them on their Ballbreaker Tour.
She comes across as a bit of a ballbreaker but really all she wants is a happy family life with their son.
Amanda may be best known as ballbreaker surgeon Connie Beauchamp in the BBC's hit hospital drama but she says her finest moment was on the catwalk, sharing a very different spotlight with other women who have battled breast cancer.
Maneuvering himself into the position of CEO at the expense of blonde bombshell ballbreaker Claudia Roe (Amanda Drew, all ice and fire), his vision redefines the company and makes good on his bid to "make Wall Street look like 'Sesame Street.
Billly Ballbreaker also made light of a long journey to take the intermediate handicap chase - though after jumping the last fence in command he gave his backers a scare by running wide round the final bend, idling and only holding on by a length and a half.
Presumably she thought she'd get luckier with that than: "Filthy-tempered ballbreaker seeks elderly mogul for spectacular rows.