Definition of 'block and tackle'
Example sentences containing 'block and tackle'
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)
Definition of block and tackle from the Collins English Dictionary