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Synonyms for balance

Synonyms for balance

a stable state characterized by the cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces

satisfying arrangement marked by even distribution of elements, as in a design

what remains after a part has been used or subtracted

to examine in order to note the similarities and differences of

to put in balance

to place or be placed on a narrow or insecure surface

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Synonyms for balance

equality between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account

harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design)

something left after other parts have been taken away

(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Libra

the seventh sign of the zodiac

a weight that balances another weight

a wheel that regulates the rate of movement in a machine

compute credits and debits of an account

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hold or carry in equilibrium

be in equilibrium

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I thought I learnt my lesson against Byron Mitchell but I got caught again ( my hands were down, my chin was in the air and I was caught off balance.
I thought I learned my lesson against Byron Mitchell but I got caught again - my hands were down, my chin was in the air and I was caught off balance.
color) Ziggy Palffy, left, and the Kings were caught off balance against Dan Hinote and Colorado most of the night.
As factory work spread in shoemaking, with attendant de-skilling of the union's core constituency, factory owners no longer encouraged the movement and Catholic trade unionism, caught off balance, failed to develop an adequate response.
If you are only prepared for a standard, low-dynamic-range, rock-music production and advance the gain to a fairly high level during the craftily subdued first moments of this performance, you will be caught off balance as the cut rapidly builds to an early crescendo and knocks you out of your chair.
We just don't want to be caught off balance and we're telling people what each adult needs to do to minimise impacts.
Jon was caught off balance, twisted his knee and that's how the injury happened.