take+in+tow

  • 1 take in tow — Tow, draw, drag, haul, pull …

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  • 2 take in tow — {v. phr.} To take charge of; lead; conduct. * /Brian and Kate took a group of children in tow when they went to see the circus./ …

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  • 3 take in tow — {v. phr.} To take charge of; lead; conduct. * /Brian and Kate took a group of children in tow when they went to see the circus./ …

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  • 4 take\ in\ tow — v. phr. To take charge of; lead; conduct. Brian and Kate took a group of children in tow when they went to see the circus …

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  • 5 Tow — Tow, n. [Cf. Icel. taug a rope, from the same root as E. tow, v. t.] 1. A rope by which anything is towed; a towline, or towrope. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of towing, or the state of being towed; chiefly used in the phrase, to take in tow, that… …

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  • 6 tow — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. draw, pull, drag, haul; take in tow. See traction. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. haul, pull, drag, ferry, lug, yank, tug; see also draw 1 . See Synonym Study at pull . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v.… …

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  • 7 tow — I. n. Refuse flax, hards. II. v. a. Draw (as a vessel, through the water), haul, drag, draw, pull, take in tow, tug …

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  • 8 Tow-in surfing — ist eine Wellenreittechnik, die von Laird Hamilton, Buzzy Kerbox, Dave Kalama, Milton Willis, Michael Willis und anderen in den 1990er Jahren erfunden wurde um das Abreiten sehr großer Wellen zu ermöglichen (engl.: „Big wave surfing“).… …

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  • 9 Tow-in surfen — Tow in surfing ist eine Wellenreittechnik, die von Laird Hamilton, Buzzy Kerbox, Dave Kalama, Milton Willis, Michael Willis und anderen in den 1990er Jahren erfunden wurde. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Technik 2 Kritik 3 Bekannte tow in Surf Spots 4… …

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  • 10 tow away — ˌtow a ˈway [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they tow away he/she/it tows away present participle towing away past tense towed away …

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  • 11 Take-off — rsp. Takeoff (englisch: take off, take off oder takeoff) bezeichnet: das Abheben eines Luftfahrzeuges, siehe Start (Luftfahrt) Take off Modell, ein Modell in der Entwicklungstheorie, siehe The Stages of Economic Growth: A Noncommunist Manifesto… …

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  • 12 TOW — steht für: Take Off Weight, Gewicht beim Loslösen der Bremsen zum Startlauf von Flugzeugen; siehe Treibstoffberechnung Tower Air, ehemalige amerikanische Fluggesellschaft (ICAO Code) Tube Launched Optically Tracked Wire Guided Missile; siehe TOW… …

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  • 13 take one's tap in one's lap — (Scot) To bundle up (one s flax or tow for the distaff) and go home • • • Main Entry: ↑tap …

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  • 14 tow — I n. 1) a ski tow 2) to take (a ship) in tow II v. 1) (D; tr.) to tow into (to tow a barge into a port) 2) (D; tr.) to tow out of (to tow a boat out of a harbor) 3) (D; tr.) to tow to (to tow a car to a garage) * * * [təʊ] a ski tow to take (a… …

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  • 15 Tow hitch — A tow hitch (or tow bar) is a device attached to the chassis of a vehicle for towing or a towbar to an aircraft nose gear, or paired main gears.It can take the form of a tow ball to allow and articulation of a trailer, or a tow pin and jaw with a …

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  • 16 tow — 01. You can t park here or they will [tow] your car away. 02. Just hold onto the rope, and it will [tow] you to the top of the bunny slope, and then you can try skiing down. 03. The kids had a wonderful time getting [towed] around the lake in an… …

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  • 17 tow — tow1 [təu US tou] v [T] [: Old English; Origin: togian] to pull a vehicle or ship along behind another vehicle, using a rope or chain ▪ The ship had to be towed into the harbor. tow sth away ▪ Our car had been towed away tow 2 tow2 n 1.) an a …

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  • 18 tow — tow1 [ tou ] verb transitive * to pull a vehicle or boat by attaching it to another vehicle or boat: The car broke down and had to be towed home. ,tow a way phrasal verb transitive to take a vehicle away from a place by towing it, especially… …

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  • 19 Take-Off Weight — Die Artikel Treibstoffberechnung, Dry Operating Weight, Operating Weight, Take Off Weight, Startgewicht und Landing Weight überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu …

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  • 20 tow — 1 verb (T) to pull a vehicle or ship along behind another vehicle using a rope or chain: The ship had to be towed into the harbor. 2 noun 1 (C) an act of pulling a vehicle behind another vehicle using a rope or chain: Can you give us a tow? 2 in… …

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