Sentence Examples


  • Out of the corner of his eye, he saw the brake lights of the woman's car as she drove down the driveway.
  • Mind keeping your foot on the brake pedal while I rummage?
  • The bicycle built up speed and Dean was aware that only one square inch of brake pad separated him from oblivion.
  • The first curve frightened the hell out of him and he knew the brake pres­sure necessary to slow him from this speed could not be engaged all the way down the mountain without overheating the tiny pads to the point of ineffectiveness.
  • The hydraulic crane has a great advantage in possessing an almost ideal brake, for by simply throttling the exhaust from the lifting cylinder the speed of descent can be regulated within very wide limits and with perfect safety.

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