She felt deceitful pumping Mrs. Marsh for information about Brandon's plans, but it was the perfect opportunity.
She could feel the blood pumping in her neck.
Standing out here imagining the worst wasn't doing any more good than pumping Katie.
She fought for control of her breath, but the increased pumping of her heart didn't help.
"And I'm Carl," a thin man with a graying mustache said, pumping Alex's hand.
He was just pumping me for information on what you were doing out here.
An unbelievable amount of blood was pumping from a tiny cut on her hand.
A rush of blood raced to her head, pumping against his fingers.
For pumping a well a valved working-barrel with valved sucker is attached to the lower end of the tubing, a perforated " anchor " being placed below.
The tidal action of the gulf is so slight and the marshes are so low that perfect drainage cannot be obtained through tide gates, which must therefore be supplemented by pumping machinery when rains are heavy or landward winds long prevail.
Owing to the pumping of the brine for the salt-works there is a continual subsidence of the ground, detrimental to the buildings, and new houses are mostly built in the suburbs.
Their movement in an upward or downward direction in Limulus and Mygale must exert a pumping action on the blood contained in the dorsal arteries and the ventral veins respectively.
The muscles acting on the bulb-like pharynx now set up a pumping action (see Huxley, 26); and the juices - but no solid matter, excepting such as is reduced to powder - are sucked into the scorpion's alimentary canal.
A mine should always be opened by drift or entry if practicable, as thereby the expense of hoisting and pumping is avoided.
A man-engine consists of two heavy wooden rods (like the rods of a Cornish pumping plant), placed parallel and close to each other in a special shaft compartment, and suspended at the surface from a pair of massive walking beams (or " bobs ").
Mine pumps are of two classes: (I) those in which the driving engine is on the surface and operates the pumps by a long line of rods passing down the shaft, commonly known as the Cornish system; (2) direct-acting pumps, in which the engine and pumping cylinders form a single unit, placed close to the point underground from which the water is to be raised.
Some one was pumping water, and as the cool fresh stream burst forth, teacher made me put my mug under the spout and spelled "w-a-t-e-r," Water!