fireplug


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an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a fire

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We may not come in Friday night and fix that fireplug.
On Hillary: "A fireplug with legs, a moralizer, no better than Bush.
This superseded the fireplug tracking method, which does not enable complete traceability.
Roche, observed of Bobby: "He couldn"t distinguish a principle from a fireplug.
Nevertheless, due to her sullen demeanour (plus her close-cropped hair and fireplug build) Jukic was nicknamed `the warden' by many of the foreign reporters.
The book abounds with people "exiting" vehicles and rooms, fleeing perpetrators, "sharp-jawed" supervisors, cops with "forearms big, like a steelworker," or "built like a fireplug," another with "Popeye" forearms, and so on.
The meeting adjourns, and a fireplug of a man in shirtsleeves with short-cropped blond hair and wire-rimmed glasses strides purposefully into the room and thrusts his hand toward the visitor: "How are you?
The dark-brown fireplug of a teenager had been a standout football player in high school.
based bimonthly newsletter that covers media relations, PR and communication were researched to pull some of the more flagrant flubs that have won its dreaded Fireplug Award.
The 22-year-old fireplug starts scoring goals again this season like they're free.
Water from an overturned fireplug erupts in the air.
This satisfying 14-track set, lustily recorded so you can almost taste the Stella, finds the 64-year-old fireplug in muscular shape, devoting himself to blues old and new, backed by a superb band.
Yvenson Bernard, the fireplug sophomore tailback, had a career game, grinding out 194 yards rushing and two touchdowns.
An agitator and fireplug at about 5-foot-10 and 193 pounds, Sobotka is strong on the puck, which he showed while battling persistently behind the net yesterday before flipping a deft little backhand pass out front to Wheeler for the Bruins' first goal.
What seems even more heavy-handed, but is apparently pretty well- grounded in historical fact, is the crowd-pleasing presence of Francis' own 10-year-old caddy, an emotional-but-dogged little fireplug named Eddie Lowery (Josh Flitter).