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to stop, block abruptly
balk
a love song
ballad
mundane
banal
a burden
bane
a poet, often a singer as well
bard
shy, excessively timid
bashful
1.(n.) a device that supplies power
2. (n.)assault, beating
battery
to trick, deceive
beguile
something of tremendous power or size
behemoth
marked by goodness or doing good
benevolent
favorable, not threatening, mild
benign
to pass on, give
bequeath
to scold vehemently
berate
devoid of, without
bereft
to beg, plead, implore
beseech
tendentiousness
bias
cheat, defraud
bilk
to coax by using flattery
blandish
an imperfection, flaw
blemish
1. (n.) a plague, disease
2. (n.) something that destroys hope
blight
loud and full of energy
boisterous
excessively confident, pompous
bombastic
a gift or blessing
boon
a middle-class person, capitalist
bourgeois
excessively bold, brash
brazen
short, abrupt, dismissive
brusque
1. (v.) to strike with force
2. (n.) an arrangement of food set out on a table
buffet
to polish, shine
burnish
1. (v.) to support, hold up
2. (n.) something that offers support
buttress