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ballsy

1. mod. courageous; daring; foolhardy. (Usually said of a male. Usually objectionable.) Who is that ballsy jerk climbing the side of the building?
2. mod. aggressive; masculine. (Said of a female, especially a masculine female. Usually objectionable.) You act too ballsy, Lillian. You put people off.
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Sisters of President Benigno Aquino III -- Kris, Ballsy, Pinky Aquino-Abelleda, and Viel Aquino-Dee -- will take turns in fulfilling the role of First Lady during the APEC summit next week.
By holding the book in your hands, you too will open the doors to the infinite possibilities that are awaiting you on your path to success and total ballsy well-being.
in this whimsical yet ballsy independent film in which we play the wind.
The first thing we will do is to continue praying for him and if he wants us to do something that he cannot do, maybe that is what we will do," said Aquino's elder sister Ballsy, who once served as secretary of former President Corazon Aquino.
The ballsy 74-year-old is, after all, the man who on the strength of a single fiery speech at the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Community Center in New York City sparked the formation of ACT UP in 1987.
CRICKET legend Phil Tufnell was bowled out of Strictly Come Dancing last night despite a ballsy performance.
But investors may have changed their tune, as Dunsmore has hit back this week with a ballsy move that could propel C&C into the big league: snapping up Scottish lager brand Tennent's from AB InBev, the world's biggest brewer.
Baby Mama is an entertaining comedy about one such corporate high-flyer and her hilarious journey of self-discovery in the company of a ballsy, trailer trash surrogate.
While Emily Haines is best known as the frontwoman of Toronto's indie rocking new wavers Metric, she leaves her ballsy, danceable side behind when she gets behind the mic with The Soft Skeleton.
We thought it was really fun and really ballsy," says Showtime entertainment prexy Bob Greenblatt "We didn't think twice about putting it on our air.
With a gleefully amoral attitude towards its bitchy anti-heroine and portraying all the men as weak stooges, the film romps along on a brutally funny diet of sex, drugs, violence and Aussie punk rock, Barclay (last seen in the superb In My Father's Den) chewing up the screen with brash, ballsy relish like Lady Macbeth in a mini skirt.
Total Guitar editor Stephen Lawson said, 'I'm not surprised that Stairway to Heaven is number one - not only is Jimmy Page's solo incredibly ballsy and a little bit flash, but it is also brilliantly structured.
They said, "Wow, this is brave of you," and "That's ballsy.
Dick Vermeil The Kansas City coach is clearly a gambling man and got his just reward for a ballsy decision at the end of the Chiefs' game in Oakland.