brick wall


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brick wall

An immovable, insurmountable, or unyielding obstacle or person. We tried to get in with our fake IDs, but the bouncer at the door is a brick wall.
See also: brick, wall
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He said: "As this building was being constructed I passed it twice a day and I could not quite believe that the developers would, as part of this development leave a stretch of pure brick wall measuring 32 yards on our major 'High Street', which Linthorpe Road is.
Paul Gaskin, of nearby Elmscroft Road, contacted highways engineers in January fearing the 3ft brick wall could be potentially lethal.
Tenders are invited for CONVERSION OF MANABHUM type WORKMEN BASHA- 6 UNIT QTRS having Full Terza Wall, Timber structure into 4 UNIT QTRS of 1 meter Brick wall, Lathe plastered wall above
goodcopbadcop pounds 11,500 of council tax payers' cash used to preserve a brick wall that is of interest only to Boro supporters.
A MAN has been badly injured after being crushed by a van against a brick wall.
The main entrance is cleft into the intersection of the competing chalk-and-cheese forms, where the teasing curve of the copper carapace meets the ramrod straight edge of the brick wall.
The fly-tipping and dangerous brick wall on Brotton High Street is still a disgrace and senior council officers appear to be taking no notice.
A MOTORIST suffered multiple injuries after his car crashed head-on into a brick wall, paramedics revealed today.
WE WERE interested to see a recent picture and article in the Gazette regarding Mr Mahoney's brick wall (Tear It Down, News, 11.
In at least two incidents in redcent weeks cars have careered into the brick wall surrounding the roundabout sending bricks and debris over the roadway.
Residents are demanding a brick wall to replace their alleygate after a number of arson attacks in Middlesbrough town centre.