"Lift it two lines more and it will be just right," cried he in a feeble voice to which he tried to impart a dashing note, ill-suited to his weak figure.
She gave blond curls a quick lift with her fingers.
The limit of speed of lift of hand cranes has already been mentioned; for steam jib cranes average practice is represented by the.
This type is usually fitted with a very high jib, so as to lift goods in and out of high-sided vessels.
The lifting speed of electric travellers is generally less, because the lift is generally much shorter, and may in ordinary cases be taken as V=3+85/T.
When the Emperor's health was drunk, Pierre, lost in thought, did not rise or lift his glass.
He had warned her not to lift anything — ordered her not to, in fact.
Reid has a variety of names for the principles which, by their presence, lift us out of subjectivity into perception.
If an attempt be made by any enemy to lift the lid, the spider seizes its inner side with his fangs and striking his claws into the walls of the burrow offers the greatest possible resistance to the efforts of the intruder.
Instead of raising the load in one lift from the bottom of the shaft, one or more intermediate 1 A full discussion of this subject is given in Trans.
For high heads the water cylinders, valves and valve chambers are specially constructed to withstand heavy pressures, water being sometimes raised in a single lift to heights of more than 2000 ft.
Princess Mary could not lift her head, she was weeping.
Tushin, Tushin, don't you remember, who gave you a lift at Schon Grabern?
After the cry of the hounds came the deep tones of the wolf call from Daniel's hunting horn; the pack joined the first three hounds and they could be heard in full cry, with that peculiar lift in the note that indicates that they are after a wolf.
Its furry tail stood up firm and round as a plume, its bandy legs served it so well that it would often gracefully lift a hind leg and run very easily and quickly on three legs, as if disdaining to use all four.
Can I lift my arm?
I lift it, but ask myself: could I have abstained from lifting my arm at the moment that has already passed?
He waited for the barrier before him to lift and then strode out.
The two men first boarded chair lift number ten and ten and a half minutes later were eighteen hundred feet higher than Fred and Donnie, at nearly eleven thousand feet elevation.
On arriving at a certain height the lift ceases and the jenny is released, and by the continued pull of the rope, it runs up the jib; on arriving at an adjustable stop, the jenny is again locked, and the load can be lowered out; the hook can then be raised, when the jenny is automatically unlocked, and on paying out the rope the jenny gravitates to its first position, when the load is lowered and the cycle repeated.
In diameter, which lift the water to a trough at the top of the dam, whence it is distributed among the gardens and melon patches, rice, cotton, tobacco, liquorice and durra fields, between the immediate bed of the river and the rocky banks which shut it out from the desert.
It was an act of adoration or thanksgiving, much longer in Eastern than in Western rituals, but in both classes of rituals beginning with the form" Lift up your hearts,"and ending with the Ter Sanctus or Trisagion.
For Amos and Isaiah were able to single out those loftier spiritual and ethical elements which lay implicit in Mosaism and to lift them into their due place of prominence.
She was not at all heavy, so the Wizard and Dorothy managed to lift her gently to the ground.
Sonya tried to lift her head to answer but could not, and hid her face still deeper in the bed.
She could not lift her face, but only pressed it to the cold braiding of his hussar's jacket.
He was not meditating, but only deferring the moment of making the effort to lift those legs up and turn over on the bed.
Two medics came over and pushed Jackson out of the way and began to lift me.
Lift the back-left tile on the patio and you'll find a key.
Deidre helped him lift the hacking girl into a sitting position.
Lift tickets were purchased, at prices far higher than the last time Dean had skied.
Moreover, the height of the lift is conditioned by the atmospheric pressure, for this is the driving force; and since this equals 34 ft.
Mine pumps of ordinary forms may be operated by compressed air, and air-lift pumps have been successfully employed.
This method of working is very suitable for electric dock-side cranes of capacities up to about 5 or 7 tons, and for overhead travellers where the height of lift is moderate.
Formula V=30+20o/T, where V is the speed of lift in Speed.
In addition to the brakes on the lifting gear of cranes it is found necessary, especially in quickrunning electric cranes, to provide a brake on the subsidiary motions, and also devices to stop the motor at the end of the lift or travel, so as to prevent over-running.
Damian struggled to lift the woman at his feet then carried her towards a tree.
When he reached in to lift her out, she pushed his hands away.
She barely had time to lift the veil before he took possession of her lips as well.
Brady watched the helo lift off then turned to the abandoned city.
The wheelbarrow was in the barn, but even if she managed to get there and back, she couldn't lift Brutus into it.
Sarah managed to momentarily lift the silent pall suffusing the room.