Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. takel, akin to LG. & D. takel, Dan. takkel, Sw. tackel,; perhaps akin to E. taw, v. t., or to take,
The game of water polo is such a strenuous one that even the best of men often tackle it with misgivings.
"Swimming Scientifically Taught" by Frank Eugen Dalton and Louis C. Dalton
Bud and Mel hurled themselves forward, each dropping a man with a flying tackle.
"Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung" by Victor Appleton
But this is the first time I ever saw a bear tackle anybody without cause or warning.
"North of Fifty-Three" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
It is no joke for one man to tackle six, and those not ordinary marauders but Pomeranian soldiers.
"With Frederick the Great" by G. A. Henty
Everything he tackles he tackles earnestly.
"Overland Red" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
He's got all the tackle for it, and I ha'n't.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 14, No. 83, September, 1864" by Various
You get a tub of hot water ready and I'll tackle the lad now.
"A Son of the Hills" by Harriet T. Comstock
When she tackled Polite Conversation she put a few Tooth-Marks in it.
"Ade's Fables" by George Ade
The car had been hauled off you by block and tackle.
"Highways in Hiding" by George Oliver Smith
This has been goin' on a month, when one day as I comes home Vee greets me with a flyin' tackle.
"Torchy and Vee" by Sewell Ford
Oh! whether you cook, or whether you fight,
Or whether you trundle a truck,
Just tackle your job and do it right:
Don't pass the buck.
"Passing The Buck" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
He then flung his arms round my darling
His embraces showed they were no strangers
I could tell by the way he tackled the wife
He'd played half-back for Queen's Park Rangers
"The Infernal Triangle" by Billy Bennett
A bad colt to tackle - a mad one to steer
Through thick timber - you'll hear Martin boast -
Mick yet is unrivalled, there isn't his peer
Right from Camooweal in to the coast.
"Brigalow Mick" by Harry Breaker Morant
"Now anchor, dear Hardy," the Admiral cried;
But before we could make it he fainted and died.
All night in the trough of the sea we were tossed,
And for want of ground-tackle good prizes were lost.
"The Quarter-Gunner's Yarn" by Sir Henry Newbolt
CYPRIAN. Mighty mountain bird that fliest,
Trees for wings replacing feathers,
Boat, whose rocks supply the tackle,
As thou furrowest through the zephyr,
To thy centre back return thee,
And so end this fear, this terror.
"The Wonder-Working Magician - Act II" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
Then the sailors of the "Cambria" wrought with might and main,
While the sea spray fell on them like heavy rain;
First the women and children were transferred from the "Kent"
By boats, ropes, and tackle without a single accident.
"The Burning of the Ship 'Kent'" by William Topaz McGonagall
On defense, Davis was the second leading tackler for the Bearcats with over 90 tackles.
Couple tackles their landscape bit by bit.
Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson of Public Agenda don't tackle simple stuff.
Will have to wait until June to tackle the I-96 Speedway in Lake Odessa.
A new book tackles issues larger than one murdered reporter.
Blog & Tackle: 'Black Monday' in Baltimore.
Jason Babin goes in for a tackle on Rashard Mendenhall (Photo: Jason Bridge, US PRESSWIRE).
Helen Blocker -Adams: To tackle the nation's fat issue, everybody has to get moving.
CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Willie Roaf was tough to get around, an extraordinary blocker at tackle.
Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen and Tampa Bay Buccaneers tackle Donald Penn get in a tussle in the third quarter Thursday, Oct 25, at the Metrodome.
There's an age-old theory in the NFL when it comes to left tackles.
The vehicle had not even come to a halt when the guy in the back of the bobsled , Curtis Tomasevicz, tackle-embraced the guy in front of him.
"It feels good," said the Denver offensive tackle after his new quarterback led the Broncos to an overtime victory over the reeling San Diego Chargers.
Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus has.
Never let it be said the New York Times is afraid to tackle an unflattering story about President Obama, even if it's often a delayed reaction.
Instead the nature of singularities is commonly tackled via the methods of dynamical systems for particular cosmology families.
Is Nature Generic?
We showed how concepts from statistical physics can help to tackle this problem.
High precision simulations of the longest common subsequence problem
What makes the problem so analytically difﬁcult to tackle ? One answer is that we are dealing with a truly dynamical problem.
Trapping of a random walk by diffusing traps
We use the real space renormalization group method to tackle the intrachain couplings, and a mean-ﬁeld approximation to treat the interchain coupling.
Bond-randomness-induced Neel order in weakly coupled antiferromagnetic spin chains
Duarte and L.A.C.P. da Mota, A Method to tackle ﬁrst-order ordinary differential equations with Liouvillian functions in the solution. J.
The rational generalized integrating factors for first-order ODEs