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Definition of ballasts word

  • noun ballasts Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ballast. 1

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A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 96% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for ballasts

noun ballasts

  • balances — Plural form of balance.
  • braces — a pair of straps worn over the shoulders by men for holding up the trousers
  • brackets — a support, as of metal or wood, projecting from a wall or the like to hold or bear the weight of a shelf, part of a cornice, etc.

verb ballasts

  • loads — anything put in or on something for conveyance or transportation; freight; cargo: The truck carried a load of watermelons.

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