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blue balls

rude slang Pain in the testicles that occurs when a man is sexually aroused but does not ejaculate. Don't let any guy complaining of blue balls pressure you into having sex, OK?
See also: ball, blue

blue balls

and hot-rocks
n. a painful condition of the testicles caused by unrelieved sexual need. (Usually objectionable.) She always gives me hot-rocks. It may sound funny, but the “blue balls” are neither blue nor funny.
See also: ball, blue
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Except for the remarkable "Blue Balls" pictures of the early '60s (which were "inspired," as it were, by another illness, this time renal tuberculosis, which painfully swelled and discolored Francis's eponymous testicles), his paintings started to look like an ongoing technique applied to large or small formats, depending on what the market would bear, and varied in configuration (the almost-vacant "Edge" paintings, 1966-69, the transparent wet grids corralling his liquid primaries, the snaky-patterned pictures done more or less the same way, and so on) according to the influence of the moment (Minimalism, a Jungian therapist).
At the countdown, the tree factory, or "solar green machine," showed the workings of a tree by spraying out water (evapotranspiration) and inhaling red balls (representing carbon dioxide) and exhaling blue balls (oxygen).
WE WROTE: Thousands of small blue balls have been washed up at Saltburn over the last few months.
Is it their esthetic value, their ability to express or engage their times?--are given the philosophical equivalent of blue balls: they're raised but left hanging.
Thousands of identical small, blue balls have been washed up at Saltburn over the last few months together with other plastic and nylon items.