: Jones struck out on a nasty slider.
: The pitcher struck out Jones with a nasty slider.
: Dave asked the new girl to the dance but he struck out.
: The travellers struck out towards the line of mountains.
: rfquotek|Francis Bacon
: The mob of angry villagers carried torches and pitchforks to the vampire?s castle.
*: Eleven days before the start of the Games, a flaming torch is ignited by the sun in Olympia at the ruins of the ancient Temple of Zeus.
*: Coconut palms with white-painted trunks surround the lagoon, which is lit by flaming torches at night.
*: The degradation of the torch worldwide— it had to be snuffed out more than once to protect it from protesters—even provoked angry Chinese students to mobilise “150 strong and energetic runners” to defend it in Australia, raising the spectre of violence.
: Ernst slipped and dropped his torch on the flagstones, shattering the bulb and plunging us into darkness.
*: There are no streetlights — so you?ll need to bring a torch with you, or buy one from Joy?s Shop, if you want to venture out at night.
*: Its a good idea to bring a torch (flashlight) and maybe binoculars for wildlife spotting.
*: Use your pocket torch and shine the light from the side to gauge the reaction to light on both sides.
: Some hoodlums had torched a derelict automobile, which emitted a ghastly pall of thick, black smoke that filled the street.
: The sun today could parch cement.
*: Ye shall eat neither bread, nor parched corn.
: The patients mouth is parched from fever.
: Were parched, hon. Could you send up an ale from the cooler?
: The locals watched, amused, as the tourists parched in the sun, having neglected to apply sunscreen or bring water.
*: Yet here he is, not at the head, but somewhere toward the rear of the serpentine queue wending its way through all this parch […].----
*: "Blow, winds, and crack your cheeks! rage! blow!"
*: Hark how it rains and blows!
: Blow the dust off that book and open it up.
: The leaves blow through the streets in the fall.
: to blow the fire
: to blow an egg
: to blow ones nose
: In the harbor, the ships horns blew.
*: There let the pealing organ blow.
: Theres nothing more thrilling to the whale watcher than to see a whale surface and blow.
: There she blows! (i.e. "I see a whale spouting!")
: Get away from that burning gas tank! Its about to blow!
: The demolition squad neatly blew the old hotel up.
: The aerosol can was blown to bits.
: He blew the tires and the engine.
: He tried to sprint, but his ligaments blew and he was barely able to walk to the finish line.
: This blows!
: I managed to blow $1000 at blackjack in under an hour.
: I blew $35 thou on a car.
: We blew an opportunity to get benign corporate sponsorship.
: Who did you have to blow to get those backstage passes?
: Lets blow this joint.
*: Shall they hoist me up,
And show me to the shouting [[varletry]]
Of censuring Rome? Rather a ditch in Egypt
Be gentle grave unto me, rather on Nilus mud
Lay me stark naked, and let the water-flies
Blow me into [[abhorring]]!
*: I am, in my condition,
*: A prince, Miranda; I do think, a king;—
*: I [[would]] not so!—and would no more endure
*: This wooden slavery than to suffer
*: The [[flesh-fly]] blow my mouth.
*: Through the court his courtesy was blown.
*: His language does his knowledge blow.
*: Look how imagination blows him.
*: Here is Mistress Page at the door, sweating and blowing.
: to blow a horse
: rfquotek|Sir Walter Scott
*: You blow behind my back, but dare not say anything to my face.
: Were having a bit of a blow this afternoon.
: The players were able to get a blow during the last timeout.
: A fabricator is used to direct a sharp blow to the surface of the stone.
: During an exchange to end round 13, Duran landed a blow to the midsection.
*: A vigorous blow might win [Hannos camp].
: A further blow to the group came in 1917 when Thomson died while canoeing in Algonquin Park.
*: a most poor man, made tame to fortunes blows
*: You seem to me as [[w:Diana (mythology)|Dian]] in her [[orb]],
*: As chaste as is the bud [[ere]] it be blown;
*: How blows the citron grove.
*: Boys are at best but pretty buds unblown,
*: Whose scent and hues are rather guessed than known;
*: Such a blow of tulips.
: roses in full blow.
: She had second-degree burns from falling in the bonfire.
: chili burn from eating hot peppers
: Theyre doing a controlled burn of the fields.
: One and, two and, keep moving; feel the burn!
*: As the prison week ended and the less careful inmates began to run out of burn they went through a peculiar begging ritual that I, never one to husband resources either, was quick to learn.
: They have a good burn.
: ux|en|He watched the house burn.
: ux|en|The grill was too hot and the steak was burned.
: ux|en|The childs forehead was burning with fever. nowrap|Her cheeks burned with shame.
: ux|en|She forgot to put on sunscreen and burned.
: ux|en|He burned his manuscript in the fireplace.
: ux|en|He burned the toast.
*: They burned the old gun that used to stand in the dark corner up in the garret, close to the stuffed fox that always grinned so fiercely. Perhaps the reason why he seemed in such a ghastly rage was that he did not come by his death fairly. Otherwise his pelt would not have been so perfect.
: ux|en|She burned the child with an iron, and was jailed for ten years.
: ux|en|to burn a hole; to burn letters into a block
: ux|en|to burn the mouth with pepper
*: This tyrant fever burns me up.
*: This dry sorrow burns up all my tears.
*: You are jealous and covet [what others have] and your desires go unfulfilled; [so] you become murderers. [To hate is to murder as far as your hearts are concerned.] You burn with envy and anger and are not able to obtain [the gratification, the contentment, and the happiness that you seek], so you fight and war. You do not have, because you do not ask.
: ux|en|The informant burned him.
: ux|en|We’ll burn this program onto an EEPROM one hour before the demo begins.
: ux|en|We have an hour to burn.
: ux|en|I just burned you again.
: ux|en|Copper burns in chlorine.
: ux|en|A human being burns a certain amount of carbon at each respiration. nowrap|to burn iron in oxygen
: ux|en|Youre cold... warm... hot... youre burning!
*: THIS darksome burn, horseback brown,
*: His rollrock highroad roaring down,
*: In coop and in comb the fleece of his foam
*: Flutes and low to the lake falls home.
*: He may pitch on some tuft of lilacs over a burn, and smoke innumerable pipes to the tune of the water on the stones.
*: When it was too heavy rain the burn ran very high and wide and ye could never jump it.
: ux|en|We sat around the fire singing songs and telling stories.
: ux|en|There was a fire at the school last night and the whole place burned down.
: ux|en|During hot and dry summers many fires in forests are caused by regardlessly discarded cigarette butts.
: ux|en|The fire was laid and needed to be lit.
: ux|en|The fire from the enemy guns kept us from attacking.
*: He had fire in his temper.
*: And bless their critic with a poets fire.
*: Stars, hide your fires.
*: As in a zodiac representing the heavenly fires.
: ux|en|Press fire to fire the gun.
*: "Then I slipped up again with a box of matches, fired my heap of paper and rubbish, put the chairs and bedding thereby, led the gas to the affair, by means of an india-rubber tube, and waving a farewell to the room left it for the last time." ¶ "You fired the house!" exclaimed Kemp. ¶ "Fired the house. It was the only way to cover my trail—and no doubt it was insured."
*: It was long a question of debate, whether the burning of the South Side ghetto was accidental, or whether it was done by the Mercenaries; but it is definitely settled now that the ghetto was fired by the Mercenaries under orders from their chiefs.
: ux|en|If you fire the pottery at too high a temperature, it may crack.
: ux|en|They fire the wood to make it easier to put a point on the end.
*: So this was my future home, I thought! Certainly it made a brave picture. I had seen similar ones fired-in on many a Heidelberg stein. Backed by towering hills,...a sky of palest Gobelin flecked with fat, fleecy little clouds, it in truth looked a dear little city; the city of ones dreams.
*: Till my bad angel fire my good one out.
*: The first, obvious choice was hysterical and fantastic Blanche – had there not been her timidity, her fear of being ‘fired’nb....
: ux|en|We will fire our guns at the enemy.
: ux|en|He fired his radar gun at passing cars.
: ux|en|Dont fire until you see the whites of their eyes.
: ux|en|His nail gun fired about twenty roofing nails a minute.
: ux|en|When a neuron fires, it transmits information.
: ux|en|He answered the questions the reporters fired at him.
: ux|en|The event handler should only fire after all web page content has finished loading.
: ux|en|to fire the soul with anger, pride, or revenge
*: Love had fired my mind.
: ux|en|to fire the genius of a young man
: ux|en|to fire a boiler
*: [The sun] fires the proud tops of the eastern pines.
: That [[shit]] is fire, [[yo]]!
: The children were badly nettled after playing in the field.
*: Liu, whose political writings had nettled the Taiwanese authorities, was assassinated on October 15, last year, in Daly City ...
: The events of that day were seared into her memory.
*: Lashed by mad rage, and scorched by brutal fires.
*: Power was given unto him to scorch men with fire.
*: the fire that scorches me to death
: ux|en|Can I bum a smoke off you?; I need to go buy some smokes.
*: I lit a pipe and had a good long smoke, and went on watching.
: ux|en|Im going out for a smoke.
: ux|en|The excitement behind the new candidate proved to be smoke.
: ux|en|The smoke of controversy.
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: ux|en|Hes smoking his pipe.
: ux|en|Do you smoke?
: ux|en|My old truck was still smoking even after the repairs.
*: Hard by a cottage chimney smokes.
: ux|en|Youll need to smoke the meat for several hours.
*: Smoking the temple.
: ux|en|The horn section was really smokin on that last tune.
: ux|en|We smoked them at rugby.
: ux|en|He got smoked by the mob.
*: I alone / Smoked his true person, talked with him.
*: He was first smoked by the old Lord Lafeu.
*: Upon that ... I began to smoke that they were a parcel of mummers.
*: The anger of the Lord and his jealousy shall smoke against that man.
*: Proud of his steeds, he smokes along the field.
*: Some of you shall smoke for it in Rome.Webster 1913