Origin of pulley
OTHER WORDS FROM pulleypul·ley·less, adjective
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How to use pulley in a sentence
This easy lift pulley system allows you to free up garage space and store your bicycles above with a sturdy locking mechanism.
This pulley system lifts the bike high on the wall and frees up floor space.
AmazonRather than take on the precarious task of heaving your bike up to a ceiling hook, use this pulley lift that assists in slowly and smoothly raising the bike.
What these spiders have evolved isn’t a loading-dock pulley with a wheel.Tiny spider uses silk to lift prey 50 times its own weight|Susan Milius|March 26, 2021|Science News For Students
They will guide them carefully through a 10th-floor window to the roof, then use pulleys to hang them on the recently reinforced steel frame on the rooftop.Domino Sugar is replacing its massive neon landmark in Baltimore — and hopes no one will notice a difference|Colin Campbell|February 7, 2021|Washington Post
So we had to have a pulley system where he was lowered on cables.Rob Reiner on the State of Romcoms, ‘The Princess Bride’s’ Alternate Ending, and the Red Viper|Marlow Stern|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bullock died while attempting to fix one of the presses in 1867: After it became stuck, he tried to kick a belt onto a pulley.
But she bought a small pulley as well as the ground connections which Mr. Brill had in stock.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
The aeroplane had been hoisted to its elevated position by means of a stout rope passing through a pulley at the top of the pole.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
Shattered as were the bows of the wreck, he had succeeded in saving the two cat-heads with their three pulley-blocks.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
The gap between the sawed portions permits a pulley to be fastened on the shaft to serve as the main drive.
The motor is lined up on the base, so that its pulley wheel will run a belt on the large wheel of the roller.