She watched him tighten a strap around the horse's belly.
She sat to pull on shoes and saw the scars around her wrists, evidence of her fight against the bindings Jilian used to strap her onto the table.
He fingered a heavy strap attached to the head.
I told them they'd have to strap you down to get you into it.
Her shoulder scraped off the stall, catching the strap of her sundress on a board.
A small tear was left where the strap had connected to her dress in the front.
It tore my strap off.
It had a strap over the top to keep the cell phone from falling out.
The strap must have caught on something while she was cleaning, because it was loose.
The average total inductive value of these bridges to received signals is about 40 henrys, and the coil is so arranged that the arms contain three sections or blocks of winding each, two of which are joined up to strap connexions, and the a p :?; .?
The strap is usually of iron, and the pulley of hard wood.
Brakes.A brake is an apparatus for stopping and diminishing the velocity of a machine by friction, such as the friction-strap already referred to in 103.
In length, becomes split into narrow strap-shaped or thong-like strips which trail on the ground.
This is a half-hardy bulbous plant, producing in the spring a number of strap-shaped, dull green leaves, 1-12 ft.
Before this crowned Gargoyle had recovered himself Zeb had wound a strap several times around its body, confining its wings and arms so that it could not move.
Then, having tied the wooden creature securely, the boy buckled the strap and tossed his prisoner into the buggy.
For answer Zeb began to unfasten Jim's harness, strap by strap, and to buckle one piece to another until he had made a long leather strip that would reach to the ground.
He had fastened one end of the strap to a wheel of the buggy, and now he let the line dangle over the side of the house.
When he came to where the strap was hanging he tied the wings all in a bunch to the end of the line, and the Wizard drew them up.
As I see it, the grandchildren of those who would strap bombs on themselves today will not be rushing to imitate their elders.
If the snow lies deep, they strap on his snowshoes, and, with the giant plow, plow a furrow from the mountains to the seaboard, in which the cars, like a following drill-barrow, sprinkle all the restless men and floating merchandise in the country for seed.
So the soldiers, after a twenty-mile march, were kept mending and cleaning all night long without closing their eyes, while the adjutants and company commanders calculated and reckoned, and by morning the regiment--instead of the straggling, disorderly crowd it had been on its last march the day before--presented a well-ordered array of two thousand men each of whom knew his place and his duty, had every button and every strap in place, and shone with cleanliness.
One fair-haired young soldier of the third company, whom Prince Andrew knew and who had a strap round the calf of one leg, crossed himself, stepped back to get a good run, and plunged into the water; another, a dark noncommissioned officer who was always shaggy, stood up to his waist in the water joyfully wriggling his muscular figure and snorted with satisfaction as he poured the water over his head with hands blackened to the wrists.
One, having taken off his shako, carefully loosened the gathers of its lining and drew them tight again; another, rubbing some dry clay between his palms, polished his bayonet; another fingered the strap and pulled the buckle of his bandolier, while another smoothed and refolded his leg bands and put his boots on again.