SOOT


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AcronymDefinition
SOOTStay Out of Trouble
SOOTSignificantly Out of Tolerance (tools)
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Then he waded sideways through inches of soot. He was like a little sweep himself.
But his mouth was full of soot and cob- webs, and he was tied up in such very tight knots, he could not make anybody hear him.
I will take care and stand behind the door.' And the cook said, 'Yes, you may go, but be back again in half an hour's time, to rake out the ashes.' Then she took her little lamp, and went into her cabin, and took off the fur skin, and washed the soot from off her face and hands, so that her beauty shone forth like the sun from behind the clouds.
But this time she kept away too long, and stayed beyond the half-hour; so she had not time to take off her fine dress, and threw her fur mantle over it, and in her haste did not blacken herself all over with soot, but left one of her fingers white.
Then he got hold of the fur and tore it off, and her golden hair and beautiful form were seen, and she could no longer hide herself: so she washed the soot and ashes from her face, and showed herself to be the most beautiful princess upon the face of the earth.
When Dickon began to walk about, Soot stayed on his shoulder and Captain trotted quietly close to his side.
And the burning smell is there--and the soot is there, and the oil is there--and he is not there!" Tony ends this with a groan.
Say that you have taken it to be out of the way of the smoke, inasmuch as it is no longer what it was when Ulysses went away, but has become soiled and begrimed with soot. Add to this more particularly that you are afraid Jove may set them on to quarrel over their wine, and that they may do each other some harm which may disgrace both banquet and wooing, for the sight of arms sometimes tempts people to use them."
No one looks after it now my father is gone, and it has got all smirched with soot during my own boyhood.
Bakersfield and metropolitan Fresno are the top two for most spikes and most days of dangerous levels of soot.