scuttle


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container for coal

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an entrance equipped with a hatch

to move about or proceed hurriedly

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With the previous deadline for a treaty passed, he issued an order to scuttle the ships on June 21 1919.
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has hailed the Federal High Court for, according to the party, saving the nation's democratic process by throwing out the suit by 'anti-democratic forces working for the All Progressives Congress (APC), in their desperate plot to scuttle the collation of results of the March 9, 2019 Rivers State Governorship election.'
'Except the NSA is addressing facts known to Nigerians that as a result of losses already suffered by the APC on account of court judgments stopping it from participating in the elections in some states, due to its flawed primaries, some desperate leaders and members of the ruling party are making discreet arrangements to scuttle the polls.'
the main difference is that a scuttle is made to hold hot water in a separate compartment.
He said claims that the report was watered down are meant to scuttle the team's efforts.
Brown set a January 22, 2018 trial date for Millers case involving the alleged Green Street arson and Scuttle Inn Lounge burglary.
ADAMSON University played its strongest game yet to scuttle La Salle Green Hills, 64-44, yesterday and clinch the Passerelle title in the Milo SBP-Passerelle NCR tournament at Xavier gym in San Juan.
| When there are lots of walls and ceilings to paint, dad will love the No Nonsense Scuttle Kit & 6 Sleeves (PS14.99, Screwfix).
Now it was her turn to scuttle, across the room to another sofa next to the Christmas tree while she took stock.
BANGKOK, Rabi'I 4, 1435, Jan 5, 2014, SPA -- Thousands of anti-government protesters marched through the Thai capital on Sunday, a prelude to a broader action next week when they say they will shut down Bangkok in their bid to scuttle a February election and topple Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, Reuters reported.
At one edge of the sidewalk, I observed a thicker clump of the ants and multiple scuttle flies hovering at most only a couple of centimeters above the clump of ants.
This and next weekend, you can scuttle around London's Science Museum, wearing a shell and get a feeling for what life's like for a species that has outlived the dinosaurs by 65 million years.
A DRUNKEN rugby player who kicked and head-butted one man and hit another with a coal scuttle has been jailed.
On June 17th, 1919 Von Reuter prepared to scuttle his fleet to prevent the British from seizing it.
The grand scuttle; the sinking of the German fleet at Scapa Flow in 1919.