Pronunciation Noun
  1. plural form of ball
    Can you believe he can juggle six balls at once?
    • W. S. Gilbert, HMS Pinafore
      When the balls whistle free o'er the bright blue sea
      We stand to our guns all day.
  2. (vulgar, slang) The testicles.
    After that shot his balls were really hurting!
  3. (uncountable, vulgar, slang) Bravery, courage, chutzpah, or brazenness.
    He must have a lot of balls to talk to his boss that way.
    He's the guy with the big balls in that group.
    Balls is all that it takes to succeed.
  4. (uncountable, British, vulgar, slang) Rubbish, nonsense.
    That's a load of balls.
  5. (UK, Ireland, vulgar) A balls-up; a botched job.
    Don't make a balls of it!
Translations Translations Translations Verb

balls (ballses, present participle ballsing; past and past participle ballsed)

  1. (transitive) Speaking or acting with bravado to achieve (something)
  1. third-person singular form of ball

balls (not comparable)

  1. (slang) Very. Intensifier.
    It is balls cold out there.

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