I plunged into the oncoming billows, as a strong swimmer dives into breakers, and struck, alas, 'tis true, the bedpost!
The king's army was grouped in front of the village, facing in the direction of Milan, with a small stream separating it from the oncoming Swiss.
Manteuffel), To meet this danger Manteuffel was compelled to direct his corps artillery and reserves, which were now rapidly coming up, away from the hard-pressed centre towards the oncoming infantry masses of Ladmirault.
One small species appears in immense numbers with the oncoming of the rainy season, and at night the noise of its outcry almost deadens other sounds.
Whenever she felt overwhelmed from her oncoming death or the doctors' news, she ran to her room until she was strong enough to face the world again.
A further curious fact, doubtless of very great significance, but hitherto lacking interpretation, is that the administration of colchicum during an acute attack of gout may often hasten the oncoming of the next attack; and this property, familiar to many gouty patients, may not be affected by the administration of small doses after the attack.
It's hard to put into words the feeling you get from dodging in and out of oncoming traffic at 140 MPH just to accidentally clip the tail of a bus and send your car barreling through the air.
At one point, you'll reach the deck escaping the danger below only to be met with a dark crimson sky plagued with countless enemies surrounding you as you run to the nearest gunstation to defend your ship from oncoming fire.
Many drivers suffer from problems when driving at night, when the light from streetlights, oncoming headlights, and other light sources may reflect from the street surface and present a serious visibility problem.
Typically, 50 to 80 percent of children with oral herpes experience a prodrome (symptoms of oncoming disease) of pain, burning, itching, or tingling at the site where blisters will form.
Such attacks have been witnessed in emergency rooms, where doctors were completely defenseless to the oncoming arrest and unable to resuscitate the patient.
Scottish New Labor now found itself caught like a rabbit in the oncoming headlights of the crisis over Iraq.
An oncoming car honks and crashes into Mulder, sending him flying up into the windshield, which cracks.
Despite the threat of the oncoming keeper he shot to the right to delight the home fans.
Why not shunt him into that pillar, or an oncoming lorry?
oncoming headlights of the crisis over Iraq.
oncoming traffic which will have priority.
oncoming vehicle with none of the devices powered up.
oncoming truck carrying a cargo of cows was unable to halt his heavy vehicle in time.
Crews use signboards or small gunpowder charges detonated by an oncoming train's front wheels to warn of blockages ahead.
skilfult, of course, that Wilson proved skillful at dodging oncoming traffic.
southbound lane where he collided with an oncoming vehicle.
stationary in oncoming bike traffic.
swerve around the front could put the rider into the path of oncoming traffic.
tooth no Australian has smiled as much into the teeth of an oncoming gale.
Just a row of tiny little cones, no higher than 6 inches, separating you from oncoming traffic in the other lane.
Crews use signboards or small gunpowder charges detonated by an oncoming train 's front wheels to warn of blockages ahead.
Except, of course, that Wilson proved skillful at dodging oncoming traffic.
He moved his car into the southbound lane where he collided with an oncoming vehicle.
I was following the Cambodian rules of the road and found myself stationary in oncoming bike traffic.
Trying to swerve around the front could put the rider into the path of oncoming traffic.
Return pass should be targeted in front of oncoming teammates for an easy shot on goal.
And no Australian has smiled as much into the teeth of an oncoming gale.
Your pet immediately bolts into the street in the path of oncoming traffic.
The command is given and the dog prepares to proceed, but sees an oncoming vehicle the handler is not aware of.
For example, at night you may want clear, anti-glare frames to protect against the glare of oncoming headlights.
Even though you can simply avert your eyes from the oncoming headlights, or flip down your rear view mirror, you will not be able completely see the road.
The Sunglass Association of America, states: "So-called night-driving glasses are generally amber-tinted eyewear meant to reduce the glare of oncoming headlights.
As you near a heavily driven area, start shoving cars into oncoming traffic.
In Burnout Legends, crashing headfirst into oncoming traffic feels like throwing a cardboard box at an oncoming rascal scooter.
A trick curve may slide you into oncoming traffic, so it might be critical to take a longer or alternative route.Also the basic design is environmentally pleasing.
NOTE: Hitting oncoming traffic makes you crash.
You will be able to watch your driver shift gears and react to oncoming crashes.
You must weaken him and then throw him off the station into the oncoming train.
Players will defend themselves from oncoming waves of paratroopers and attacks from the main boss while time bombs are being dropped on you.
Miscarriage is always accompanied by bleeding, but, fortunately, many episodes of bleeding are not indicative of an oncoming miscarriage.
As the car rounded a curve, it ran directly into an oncoming Jaguar.
There appears to be a collection of Resurrection Cemetery ghosts who flee through the gates into the path of oncoming cars.
Turn around and look for oncoming traffic.
She was ejected through the windshield of the car and thrown over a median, landing in the path of oncoming traffic.
The two-note motif that signals the oncoming shark entered the pop culture lexicon and today it is nearly synonymous with all sharks, thanks to the power of Williams' music.
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