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brick

  • red brick

    In one of those little red brick cottages?
  • brick walls

    Before 1930 most houses were built with solid brick walls.
  • brick building

    One mile to the south of the village lies Sand Hall, a large brick building erected in 1774.
  • brick house

    On the western side of Louth is Thorpe Hall; a beautifully mellow brick house with lichen-clad roof.
  • build of brick

  • bare brick

    In the dining area of the bare brick Kitchen there was a stirring in the pool of lethargy.
  • brick through

    I threw a brick through the window, ran away and then came back and did it again.
  • yellow brick

    He turned to look across the clunch field to the distant row of houses, their yellow brick walls and mean square windows now plainly visible.
  • large brick

    One mile to the south of the village lies Sand Hall, a large brick building erected in 1774.
  • like a brick

    They're like a brick, that's it.
  • brick or stone

    brick or stone enclosure, usually on the outskirts of a village, for stray animals.
  • concrete and brick

    The paratroop regiment that he had left eighteen months before was now bivouacked in a concrete and brick school house on the outskirts of Jalalabad and dominated the low ground of an Afghan valley.
  • brick dust

    In the 19th century, milk was frequently diluted with water, brick dust was added to chocolate and white bread made whiter by the addition of dangerous alum.
  • weather brick

  • brick lane

  • brick built

    Huge six-storey hulks, brick built nearly two hundred years ago.
  • high brick wall

    It had tiny windows like a prison, and a high brick wall all round it.
  • hit a brick

    He then engaged full astern, causing the boat to stop as if it had hit a brick wall, and cried: ‘Drop anchor!’

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