Has any balls

Posted by Smokey Stover on October 21, 2005

In Reply to: Has any balls posted by JackyChang on October 20, 2005

: : : When one says, if he has any balls, he would ....
: : : What does it mean ?
: Thanks a lot, mate.

: : : Thanks in advance

: : : It means "if he had any guts, courage, grit". It's common in many languages to identify a man's courage with his physical masculinity (that's putting it as decorously as I can). In Spanish the word "cojones" is used in exactly the same way.

The synonym du jour is "stones." Just in case anyone, as seems unlikely, hears it and is baffled. SS