carpet beater


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Synonyms for carpet beater

implement for beating dust out of carpets

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He is a world beater on his day, but on other days he can be little more than a carpet beater.
Another alleged victim, Kathleen Humphries, 56, said she had been hit with a carpet beater by Mother Rosaria.
Inspired by ITV''s period drama, Downton Abbey, the Conran Shop has a new hand-crafted cleaning range, including a retro Carpet Beater, pounds 12.
Inspired by ITV's period drama, Downton Abbey, the Conran Shop has a new hand-crafted cleaning range, including a retro carpet beater, pounds 12.
In fact, it increased as higher standards of cleanliness and cookery became possible even as improved stoves and refrigeration, vacuum cleaners, indoor plumbing, and other advances made the coal stove, ice box, carpet beater, and chamber pot obsolete.
He was either a world beater one week or a carpet beater the next.
And there is a the famous torture scene where Le Chiffre uses a carpet beater to break down the resistance of Bond - who is tied naked to a chair with the bottom cut out.
Now I was reared at a time when our washing was routinely hung across the back street and the sound of our mum's carpet beater knocking seven bells off the door rug was a routine part of the morning housekeeping.
GORDON STRACHAN once described Darren Huckerby as a world beater one day and carpet beater the next.
The next day's racing pages carried screaming headlines highlighting the "hitting horse 50 times" description, making it sound as if AP had set about Deano's Beeno like a demented carpet beater on speed and knocked lumps out of this poor defenceless animal until its very life hung by a thread.
When she aired bedding outside and hammered the living daylights out of the mattress with a carpet beater, she wasn't being just an embarrassing old nutter.
When we feel especially energetic, we put the area rugs on the snow and beat the dirt out of them using an old fashioned wicker carpet beater.
The agreement includes the following machines: Vacuum cleaner / carpet beater, Floor Washer, Carpet cleaner (water), Carpet Cleaner, Floor polishers, High-speed machine, Steam Cleaner, Clothes washers, Lint collectors, Clothes dryers, Mop-cleaning Cabinet, Discount on spare parts and consumables as well as additional equipment.
Kenny, from Manchester, denies assaulting Kathleen Humphries with a carpet beater, Catherine Logan with a beater and a riding crop, and hitting Elizabeth Howell on the soles of her feet.
The court was told that Mother Rosari hit her with the implement like a carpet beater, causing her spleen to rupture.