brute


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It was surrounded by a pack of some hundred wolf-like creatures--wild dogs they seemed--that rushed growling and snapping in upon it from all sides, so that they sank their white fangs into the slow brute and were away again before it could reach them with its huge paws or sweeping tail.
At sight of me several of the savage creatures left off worrying the great brute to come slinking with bared fangs toward me, and as I turned to run toward the trees again to seek safety among the lower branches, I saw a number of the man-apes leaping and chattering in the foliage of the nearest tree.
In the blood lust of his fury the creature had undergone a sudden reversion to type, which left him a wild beast, forgetful of the dagger that projected from his belt--thinking only of nature's weapons with which his brute prototype had battled.
If we hide ourselves, altogether, the horned brutes will break through the place and trample us beneath their feet, like so many creeping worms; so we will just put the weak ones apart, and take post, as becomes men and hunters, in the van.
Furious, and yet strangely excited by the obstinacy of the brutes and the wildness of the sight, and nearly maddened by sympathy and a species of unconscious apprehension, in which the claims of nature were singularly mingled with concern for his mistress, he nearly split his throat in exhorting his aged friend to interfere.
There they go, like dogs with so many half-filled shot-pouches dangling at their tails, and no fear of their breaking their order; for what the brutes in the rear didn't hear with their own ears, they'll conceit they did: besides, if they change their minds, it may be no hard matter to get the Jack to sing the rest of his tune
At the 2016 Royal Welsh Winter Fair Mr Rowlands bought another Herculessired heifer from the Brute family.
The brute, originally from Paisley's south end, pleaded guilty to assaulting Mr Hinshelwood by repeatedly striking him on the head with a bottle, and repeatedly punching him on the head to his severe injury and permanent disfigurement.
The DFP condemned the use of brute force on the peaceful protestors at Chadoora Kokernag.
The residents of Egypt's North Sinai governorate are facing further misery after President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi gave security officials the green light to use "all brute force" to gain complete control of the area within three months.
Criticizing BJP and PDP led coalition, said that their brute approach towards resistance camp had evolved an explosive and appalling situation in the occupied territory.
At Downpatrick Crown Court, sitting in Belfast, the brute was sentenced to five years with four in custody and one on probation.
The software provides three types of Wi-Fi attacks: a WPA/WPA2 dictionary attack, WEP brute forcing and WPS PIN brute forcing.
Now available in 10-inch and 12-inch C907 fitting configurations, injection molded Blue Brute fittings have a wall thickness 125 percent larger than SDR18 pipe, and custom-made fabricated fittings are wrapped with a tough layer of fiberglass for extra protection.
Yet the line between brute force and coercion is hardly clear.