Thesaurus / life belt
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He was supported by a life belt carelessly strapped around him.

With fingers of tenderness he untied the life belt tapes, then let her sink gently into the waves.

One of our crew, who had no life belt, kept about five yards from me for half an hour after the submarine submerged.

Lest We ForgetJohn Gilbert Thompson

But meantime I was pulling off my sweater and fastening on a life belt.

Then I swam toward the ship all night, although I had no life belt or anything to support me.

Lest We ForgetJohn Gilbert Thompson

I got hold of a life belt and buckled it around him, and kept his courage up as well as I could.

They had come to put bombs in the ship, so I jumped overboard from the poop with a life belt on.

Lest We ForgetJohn Gilbert Thompson

Dorothy grabbed the spokes and Bill hastily slipped into his rubber coat and adjusted the life belt over it.

He had no parachute and no life belt or Mae West suit to float him.

Ralph, however, put one hand upon Percy's life belt, and struck out for shore; but he felt that it was hopeless.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.