Definition von 'block and tackle'
Beispielsätze, die 'block and tackle' enthalten
TREASON KEEP (2001)
As the severed rope whipped through the block and tackle supporting the whaleboat, Rollo toppled his chair to the left.AMAGANSETT (2001) TICKLED PINK (2001)
A block and tackle, rigged from the reinforced and braced header over the wide east window, would do most of the work for her.FOLLY (2001)
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