unplumb

unplumb

(ʌnˈplʌm)
vb (tr)
obsolete to remove lead from (a coffin)
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Number One had never before seen a woman, but the sight of this one awoke in the unplumbed depths of his soulless breast a great desire to lay his hands upon her.
Ranged side by side with the bold, defiant eyes of the girl before him, he saw Ruth's clear, luminous eyes, like a saint's, gazing at him out of unplumbed depths of purity.
Drawn up there, sucking at his cigar, with his arms encircling his knees, he looked like the image of Buddha, and from this elevation began a discourse, addressed to nobody, for nobody had called for it, upon the unplumbed depths of ocean.
3Make sure white goods are disconnected - some removal firms are unable to unplumb washing machines and dishwashers and most cannot disconnect gas or electric cookers.
And, even after you have labored long and hard to get it right, a level window in a very unplumb room is likely to look crooked no matter how good your trim artistry.
It was no more than the Hibees deserved, particularly as they did everything late on but sanction Rob Jones to rush into the players' lounge, unplumb the kitchen sink and lob it into Jamie Langfield's penalty box.
He adds: ``If you are planning to take cookers and washing machines with you,it is vital you make sure a Corgi registered plumber has been lined up to unplumb the connections and turn off the gas.
He arrived in the winter of 1895, and his intention was to explore the unplumbed depths of his own psyche against the backdrop of a salted sea.
The dataset held unplumbed clues to the stuff Phobos is made of, which may be more similar to the crust of the Red Planet than it appears, according to the study's authors.
Introducing rare surviving prints from the unplumbed holdings of the Lane Collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, "Edward Weston: The Early Years" offers new insights into Weston's working methods and his evolution as a photographer.
"They unplumbed the whole thing, drained the water and took it away in about six minutes.