Synonyms of 'jib at'
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If you balk at something, you definitely do not want to do it or to let it happen.
Even biology graduates may balk at animal experiments.
If you recoil from doing something or recoil at the idea of something, you refuse to do it or accept it because you dislike it so much.
People used to recoil from the idea of getting into debt.
Thesaurus for jib at from the Collins English Thesaurus