Once again the rear end was on solid ground.
The rear end of the car danced sideways, bouncing like a horse kicking up its heels.
Elevate the rear, wasn't it?
The man lifted his hands gently from the trunk, and the rear wheels of the car lifted a few inches from the ground.
I can see her in my rear view mirror, just sitting there, plotting a way they can escape.
Bagration was to make this march without resting, and to halt facing Vienna with Znaim to his rear, and if he succeeded in forestalling the French he was to delay them as long as possible.
The key Howie had left fit the door in the rear so I couldn't rely on my headlights to see.
I asked, pointing to the longest underlined numbers at the rear of the booklet.
To cut Alexander's communications with the rear, Darius now committed the error of entangling his large force in the mountain defiles.
If any soldiers ran to the rear they returned immediately and hastily.
General Armfeldt has proposed a splendid position with an exposed rear, or why not this Italian gentleman's attack--very fine, or a retreat, also good!
The cemetery also contains monuments to Alonzo P. Stinson, the first soldier from Portland killed in the Civil War, to the Portland soldiers in the War of Independence, and to Rear-Admiral James Alden (1810-1877), of the U.S. Navy, a native of Portland.
He was promoted to commodore in 1898, to rear-admiral on the 3rd of March 1899, and was made commandant of the Boston (Charlestown) Navy Yard in October of the same year.
When the Israelites were journeying from Egypt to the land of Canaan, the Amalekites are said to have taken advantage of their weak condition to harry the stragglers in the rear, and as a judgment for their hostility it was ordained that their memory should be blotted out from under heaven (Deut.
Termites rear sharp pointed " hills," often over 20 ft.
He now came to his former chief with an order from the commander of the rear guard.
We had expected, as I told you, to get at their rear by seven in the morning but had not reached it by five in the afternoon.
The retirement of the center to the other side of the dip in the ground at the rear was hurried and noisy, but the different companies did not get mixed.
There were three bedrooms but the largest one, presumably belonging to Howie, was located in the rear of the house where it remained pitch black.
There was no sign of mayhem in the vehicle although a restraint was bolted to the rear floor.
Fred explained the beads—she'd gone to Mardi Gras—as he unceremoniously pushed Dean into the rear seat of the open vehicle.
She stamped out her cigarette in the snow before pulling a large suitcase from the small rear seat, nearly yanking off the handle and serenading the action with a chorus of curses.
Backing the truck around, he threw gravel from the rear tires as he took off.
Among the public buildings and places of interest are the three churches on the Green, built in 5854; Center Church (Congregational), in the rear of which is the grave of John Dixwell (1608-1689), one of the regicides; United (formerly known as North) Church (Congregational), and Trinity Church, which belongs to one of the oldest Protestant Episcopal congregations in Connecticut.
At first there were separate admirals or rear-admirals of the north, south and west, each with deputies and courts.
He became what was known at that time as a "gunner's lieutenant" in 1857, and from 1859 to 1863 he served as flag-lieutenant to rear-admiral Sir Thomas Pasley at Devonport.
Subsequently he became rear-admiral, and finally vice-admiral on the retired list.
It was in general cheaper to buy a slave than to rear one to the age of labour.
The front and rear ranks of the 28th were simultaneously engaged, and the conduct of the regiment won for it the distinction of wearing badges both at the front and at the back of their head-dress.
When the Emperor had passed nearly all the regiments, the troops began a ceremonial march past him, and Rostov on Bedouin, recently purchased from Denisov, rode past too, at the rear of his squadron--that is, alone and in full view of the Emperor.
Dron on the contrary retired to the rear and the crowd drew closer together.
By ten o'clock in the morning of the second of September, only the rear guard remained in the Dorogomilov suburb, where they had ample room.
Meanwhile an agitated consultation was being carried on in whispers among his generals and marshals at the rear of his suite.
He'll explain... voices in the rear of the crowd were suddenly heard saying, and the general attention turned to the police superintendent's trap which drove into the square attended by two mounted dragoons.
Like the seventh and last wave that shatters a ship, that last irresistible wave burst from the rear and reached the front ranks, carrying them off their feet and engulfing them all.
At Austerlitz he remained last at the Augezd dam, rallying the regiments, saving what was possible when all were flying and perishing and not a single general was left in the rear guard.
In their rear, more than a mile from Mikulino where the forest came right up to the road, six Cossacks were posted to report if any fresh columns of French should show themselves.
A beer garden provides adult beverages, in the rear center of the sprawling market, which spans a full city block.
As Grasso moved around to the driver's door, something fell from the rear, left side of the back.
Light spilled across the church as a door leading to the chambers in the rear opened.
The Deans were on their way to their quarters in the rear of Bird Song when Fred O'Connor returned, fresh from an evening with Mrs. Worthington.
The second floor contained six quarters, five rooms for guests and the rear left corner occupied by Fred O'Connor.
Dean was loading three full sacks in the rear of his Jeep when he was surprised to see Ginger Dawkins several yards away.
Dean looked back at Fred in the rear view mirror but there was no hint of clarification.
After introductions, Dean was led to a laboratory in the rear of the building.
They were too busy arguing to pay attention but Dean shielded Martha and hurried the group back to the rear quarters.
Across the hall were Effie and Claire, with Edith and her son in the rear bedroom.
She retired to the rear quarters, leaving the two chefs to battle it out.
When Dean kicked the door loose from the accumulated snow blown against it, he found Jake Weller dressed in civilian clothes, huddled against the frame of the unshoveled rear entrance.
Both high-stepped their way through the deep snow to the plowed alley in the rear of Bird Song.
As Dean looked for a place to park, he noticed a late model Chevrolet with a rental sticker on the rear bumper parked across the street.
Ignoring him, he took his place at the rear of the procession and adjusted his weapons.
Two guards pushed a large boulder near the rear of the stables to reveal a black hole in the ground.
In Asia Alexander learnt that Bessus had taken the diadem as Darius' successor in Bactria, but so soon as he marched against him Aria rose in his rear, and Alexander had to return in all haste to bring the revolt under.
The naval prefect is assisted by a rearadmiral as chief of the staff (except at Lorient and Rochefort, where the office is filled by a captain), and a certain number of other officers, the special functions of the chief of the staff having relation principally to the efficien.cy and personnel of the fleet, while the major-general, who is usually a rear-admiral, is concerned chiefly with the materiel.
The space enclosed between the front and rear faces of the box is filled about three-quarters full of finely granulated hard carbon, which therefore lies in contact with the front and rear carbon disks of the apparatus, and also fills up the space lying between the lower edge of these disks and the curved surface of the case.
The outdoor charitable institutions include those which distribute help in money or food; those which supply medicine and medical help; those which aid mothers unable to rear their own children; those which subsidize orphans and foundlings; those which subsidize educational institutes; and those which supply marriage portions.
To establish the exact relationship it is necessary not only to breed but to rear the medusa, which cannot always be done in 1 In some cases hydroids have been reared in aquaria from ova of medusae, but these hydroids have not yet been found in the sea (Browne [Io a]).
The wagons are pushed by an engine at their rear up one slope of an artificial mound, and as they run down the other slope by gravity are switched into the desired siding.
But La Palisse's reserve wheeled in upon the rear of the Spaniards, and they retreated to the entrenchments as fast as they had advanced.
Still the conflict continued, but at last La Palisse, with all the gendarmerie still in hand, rode completely round the entrenchments and charged the Spaniards' rear again.
In that year he was promoted rear-admiral, and in 1775 vice-admiral.
The English rear was either unable to come up in the narrow space, or got entangled in the broken ranks of the van.
To leave such a foe in his rear, while he plunged into the heart of Russia would have been hazardous indeed.
The city is built on a level, sandy plain, in the rear of which is a line of hills terminating in two spurs, East Rock and West Rock, respectively 360 and 400 ft.
I crossed the mighty Missouri River, leaving agrarian Nebraska in my rear view window.
I'd never noticed the camping area the rear when I'd come down to watch some serious softball.
She turned to the rear of her sheriff's vehicle.
Xander's comments about her rear end did nothing to help, though she gave him credit for trying.
Little did the dusky children think that the puny slip with its two eyes only, which they stuck in the ground in the shadow of the house and daily watered, would root itself so, and outlive them, and house itself in the rear that shaded it, and grown man's garden and orchard, and tell their story faintly to the lone wanderer a half-century after they had grown up and died--blossoming as fair, and smelling as sweet, as in that first spring.
The lackey tossed her onto a hard couch in the rear of the house opposite a closed patio door.
The enemy in the rear of our army?
Midmorning sunlight streamed in through the large windows at the rear of the study.
There were rows of grey chairs and several white benches in the rear, a handful of tables next to yawning windows, and a wall of what looked like constellation maps.
So Zeb unharnessed Jim, and several of the servants then led the horse around to the rear, where they selected a nice large apartment that he could have all to himself.
The helicopter lifted away before Brady had two feet in its belly, and the soldier holding her strapped her securely into a seat in the rear while the two of them stood with nonchalance in the center.