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coat

pour

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full pelt or at full pelt

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body covering of a living animal

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cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile

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attack and bombard with or as if with missiles

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Today the Baa-Baas face New Zealand, and although many of the All Blacks rookies and reserves will be aiming to impress coach Graham Henry, it is hard to envisage them putting in such a big phsyical showing and the Baa-baas should be able to return to their spirit of expansive play Nick Mallett's invitational side is top-heavy with southern hemisphere stars in need of a rest after a hard international season and they are unlikely to be hitting mauls, rucks, setpieces and tackles at full pelt.
Aboard pampered passengers had already enjoyed the locomotive at full pelt as it travelled north from Yorkshire, with the chime whistle sounding as it went.
The blast furnace is now going full pelt the demand is so strong.
As a team, they are direct and they go at full pelt all the time.
We need to be at full pelt by the time we play Ajax in our home pre-season game - and we will go into the new Coca-Cola Championship season in good shape.
They weren't anything like at full pelt - they will be 10 times more competitive on Wednesday.
Superbad is a fitfully amusing cautionary tale that ricochets at full pelt between gross-out humour and touching self-reflection.
Well in the Spanish Third Division match between Puerto de Motril and Panaderia Ruiz, referee Perez Lopez gave the home side a dubious penalty, so a fan leapt in his car and drove full pelt on to the pitch towards the man in black.
To find the most waterproof coat, the five were sprayed with a fire hose at full pelt by the hunky firemen of Bluewatch at Cardiff Central Fire Station.
I am rushing to catch up with daughter and her daughter in Monsoon when I run full pelt into a woman coming out through the in door - if you see what I mean.
I well remember going "doon the watter" with my parents and seeing the yards going full pelt.
But Downing believes Long is showing signs of being close to approaching full pelt, despite having to wait for a first-team start due to Marc-Antoine Fortun's form.
Shields continued: "I'm not saying we weren't going full pelt for the Munster final, but, unfortunately, that didn't work out for us.
03 and if he ever decides to run at full pelt for the whole of the 100m he could take the time to a level of unimaginable proportions.
We have played three matches at full pelt in a short time and the effort they put in against Ipswich was superb," said Jones.