clothes line

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Tod came back yet again into the bedroom with a clothes line.
He opened the window a little way, and pushed out the greater part of the clothes line on to the window sill.
Why don't you have a clothes line out in your back yard?
QUAYSIDE residents were celebrating last night after winning the battle of the controversial communal clothes line.
So he takes a preaches black-frocked suit off a clothes line.
But Niall Rodger, 23, who "clothes- lined" Ross - smashing a straight arm into his neck to duplicate the effect of running into a tight clothes line - was spared a jail sentence.
I believe most housewives would buy two or three of them as it's an excellent way of putting things on hangers and keeping them still and straight on an outside clothes line.