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bucket down

Of rain, to pour down heavily and at great length. It started bucketing down just as I began cycling home.
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She has a good draw and I've no concerns about the ground unless it buckets down all night, as it will be similar to when she won at York.
Classmate David Mercier had plenty of big buckets down the stretch, as he sank a layup after a pair of Milford misses to give the Scarlet Hawks a 45-43 lead with 3:39 left.
The teams traded buckets down the stretch until the Polar Bears displayed that team concept to drive the final dagger into No.
And then it all buckets down in one go - over a Bank Holiday weekend, naturally.
Fitchburg never trailed the rest of the way as Donnelly and Fanelli came up with key buckets down the stretch.
Lewis had four points, including a nifty scoop layup, while Frank Brogie added two big buckets down low.
I can only assume they had relatives sweating buckets down below on the ice arena as they chased around in more padding than American football stars use.
We've had to put buckets down there because it's been very wet these last few days.
Nico Salva, Nonoy Baclao and Eric Salamat each had big buckets down the stretch for the Eagles.
I'll put my hand up and say I didn't cover the avenue of what happens if it buckets down on Saturday.
10 new potatoes, boiled until tender, cooled then sliced in half and griddled Method: Make sure your coal embers are nice and hot or alternatively if it buckets down with rain, you can roast in the oven at 180C.
The 18-year-old flashes a big grin as he relaxes on holiday in Altea, Spain, while getting a soaking as it buckets down.
He sets the buckets down and reaches in his shirt pocket and produces two bottles of urine and sets them on the desk and says, " Here's Mr.
THE rain buckets down, curtailing the farm work outside Banbridge.