Sentence Examples with the word Tires

Backing the truck around, he threw gravel from the rear tires as he took off.

The tire pump required an incredible length of time to fill the tires with the minimum air sufficient for the return trip.

The exhausted couple stopped at a service station to fill the tires to their proper level.

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The sound of tires crunching on gravel announced the approach of a vehicle.

The wheels and body of the chariot were usually of wood, strengthened in places with bronze or iron; the wheels had from four to eight spokes and tires of bronze or iron.

She dropped the cloth as she heard tires crunching on gravel.

The tourists were left below and Dean was alone save the sounds of nature on the rocky rutted path as his Jeep's tires clawed upward.

For road-mending flint, though very hard, is not regarded with favour, as it is brittle and pulverizes readily; binds badly, yielding a surface which breaks up with heavy traffic and in bad weather; and its fine sharp-edged chips do much damage to tires of motors and cycles.

He started the engine and she clamped her arms around him, clinging to him as he spun the tires in a spray of pebbles and rocks.

These furnaces possess a large cylindrical shell (e), lined with fire-bricks, and made to revolve round its horizontal axis by means of a toothed wheel fixed on its exterior; (if) are tire-seats holding tires (gg), which work in friction rollers (h).