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  • n. Plural form of fireplug.

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Examples

  • When I first came to New York City, what I was thrilled about was not the Empire State Building, or the Statue of Liberty, it was the fireplugs in the street.

    “America Was Like This Fabled Foreign Land”

  • Why is it places like Paris and New York have all the great nightlife spots, museums, and fancy bridges or buildings, and the only charm Wheaton has to offer is fireplugs painted like cartoon characters?

    What Would Emma Do?

  • Yes, we, too, busted open fireplugs every now and then and, yes, even out in Texas we learned to put a can over them to make sprinklers out of them.

    Too Darn Hot

  • But most of the time you can find these fireplugs parked in front of the tube contemplating the ballgame scores.

    HerScopes

  • Mary Lou was on her hands and knees picking up little plastic cars and men that looked like fireplugs.

    Three to Get Deadly

  • Police robots stood immobile, like fat little blue fireplugs, while the tides of noisy, smelly, angry, scampering humanity flowed in every direction at once.

    Cyberbooks

  • The village was complete with fireplugs, telephone poles, and garbage cans that could serve as cover and concealment for the agent with the wit to use them, and the entire place was animated electrically.

    Will

  • At Saturday's official weigh-in ceremony, MC Joe Rogan predicted lightweight fireplugs Donald Cowboy Cerrone and Charles Oliveira would deliver the "Fight of the Century."

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • Celtics, the roughest team around before going from fireplugs to thundering herd, barely got physical with the Lakers last Sunday while outrebounding them by 13.

    latimes.com - News

  • Hey, if artificial contractual constructions (corporations) qualify as "persons," why not fertilized eggs, chicken eggs, fireplugs, trees, cats and dogs, etc?

    AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed

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