ballbreaker

/ (ˈbɔːlˌbreɪkə) /

noun

slang a person, esp a woman, whose character and behaviour may be regarded as threatening a man's sense of power

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Word Origin for ballbreaker

C20: from ball 1 (in the sense: testicle) + breaker 1
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