Thesaurus / jack up
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If we jack up that bone'—trepannin', he called it too—'his brains'd git to be like anybody else's.'
If we jack up that bonetrepannin, he called it toohis brainsd git to be like anybody elses.
I had the Jack up since the morning and began to feel safer.
I think I'll jack up our boys in the city room by hinting that there may be a shake-up coming under the new owner.
THE CLARIONSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
To adjust rear wheel bearings, jack up rear axle and remove both rear wheels.
He'd had to jack up his schooner and build half a mile of ways before he could get her back into the sea.
A SON OF THE SUNJACK LONDON
You can jack up the back part of an automobile when you could not possibly lift it up.
COMMON SCIENCECARLETON W. WASHBURNE
The red-headed one set a soldering iron in place and began to jack up the rear wheel to get at the tire.
It did not take Uncle Toby long to jack up the car, take off the tire, put in a new tube, and be ready to start again.

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