ballbreaker

ball-buster

[bawl-buhs-ter]
noun Slang: Vulgar.
1.
an arduous, often unpleasant task.
2.
a person who makes great demands on others; taskmaster.
Also called ball-breaker [bawl-brey-ker] .
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ballbreaker (ˈbɔːlˌbreɪkə)
 
n
slang a person, esp a woman, whose character and behaviour may be regarded as threatening a man's sense of power
 
[C20: from ball1 (in the sense: testicle) + breaker1]

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