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leash

Hunting three of the same kind of animal, usually hounds, foxes, or hares
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SUNDERLAND striker Steven Fletcher is straining at the leash to play his first game for Paolo Di Canio.
Swann is already straining at the leash to take on the Australians again after revealing his elbow operation was a success, the Daily Mirror reports.
This was Simonsig's first outing since Aintree in April and he was visibly straining at the leash, so Barry Geraghty let him loose leaving Swinley Bottom in the back straight and he had a cut at a few fences before coasting some 49 lengths clear.
But with him straining at the leash for a third goal and a constant menace to a ponderous defence, Clough called him off and sent on Nathan Tyson for the last 24 minutes - much to the player's disappointment.
Elliot has been straining at the leash to get his chance ever since that night against Forest.
ALAN LEE is straining at the leash to get back into Town's promotion bid.
So he'll be straining at the leash to get back into regional action and make up for lost time over the next few weeks.
No question that useful results will come out of it, but with over-eager watchdogs like Hurd straining at the leash, it could also be a hostage to fortune.
This usually entails him barreling down the street to a client's address, straining at the leash while seemingly powered by a little green clouds emanating from behind him.
The streets are very familiar to them, so I was surprised when they started whimpering and straining at the leash as we neared an apartment block.
Striker Craig Beattie is straining at the leash to get his chance to fill the void left by the season-ending injury to Ishmael Miller, West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Mowbray revealed.
On one hand there are scientists and medical researchers straining at the leash to produce animal/human hybrids whereby animal eggs are combined with human nuclei.