or tar pit
How to use tarpit in a sentence
The State Department found that with high oil prices, the tar sands would be mined for oil, pipeline or no.
Pulling oil from the tar sands is costly, even more so when you tack transportation costs on top.
Therefore, we should—you guessed it—develop the Canadian tar sands and build the Keystone pipeline.How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline|Jay Michaelson|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So what of the photograph of what the Senate report described as a “well-used waterboard” with buckets around it, at the Salt Pit?CIA Interrogation Chief: ‘Rectal Feeding,’ Broken Limbs Are News to Me|Kimberly Dozier|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He watched the pit grow bigger every month, despite the numerous reports he wrote about the facility.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With the management of these, however, the Earl of Pit Town did not trouble himself.
At length the great Pit Town collection was housed as it deserved to be.
Old Pit Town knows lots of good people, and would give us letters, I suppose.
This is not the first time in history when the lack of a ha'porth of tar has spoilt the ship of State.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Certes le capitaine Merveilles et ses gens monstrerent leur pit non vulgaire.