Breaking-in sentence example
He chose a fairly level route as time away from the sport called for a breaking-in period.
When I called Billy to tell him I was coming out this summer, he mentioned he'd found some old bones in a mine but he was afraid of getting in trouble for breaking in.
The greater part of its body is covered by a pattern of acanthus leaves, but on the shoulder is a frieze showing nomads breaking in wild mares, our chief authority for Scythian costume.
A similar explosion will frequently follow the breaking in the same way of a cylinder charged with hydrogen at a high pressure.
The critic has also to remember the historical value of Morris's literary influence, following upon the prim domesticities of early Victorian verse, and breaking in upon Tennyson's least happy phase of natural homeliness.Advertisement
Concrete proved a difficult material to build the kiosks from and was prone to breaking in transit and in positioning them.
We consider the phenomenon of forced symmetry breaking in a symmetric Hamiltonian system on a symplectic manifold.
She has been hassling me to take her running but as I have been breaking in the new orthotics I haven't been out.
In breaking in new recruits they should be set to imitate expert workmen in all the details possible.
It should have arrived at Hugson's Siding at midnight, but it was already five o'clock and the gray dawn was breaking in the east when the little train slowly rumbled up to the open shed that served for the station-house.Advertisement
Something not human--death--was breaking in through that door, and had to be kept out.
It will prevent moisture from breaking in while allowing perspiration to get out.
Some studies of boys with antisocial behaviors have found that companions are mutually reinforcing with their talk of rule breaking in ways that predict later delinquency and substance abuse.
This prevents the nipple from falling off or the plastic from breaking in two and posing a choking hazard.
However, some brands that offer ultimate comfort can take a bit of breaking in.Advertisement
They don't need as much breaking in as some of the other shoes known for their comfort, like Birkenstock Shoes.
The stiffness of the fabric, while contributing to the boot's lifespan, can make for a longer than usual breaking in period.
A few have found they run about a half-size small and may require a longer breaking-in period than other comfortable shoes, so you don't want to buy them just before your big hike or vacation.
There is definitely no breaking-in time required for shoes this well made, because they are designed to be comfortable the moment you put them on and walk out of the store (stopping to pay, of course).
This coverage is for when your car is stationary and something happens to it, such as vandals breaking in.Advertisement