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    1. Doesn’t look as though Berndt has made much headway in that direction

    2. Gradually, as he battled these monsters, he began to make some headway

    3. The wind was sharpening now so I shoved my hands into my pockets and quickened my pace, darting about and skimming round the corners and making good headway till I turned a corner and almost ran into a large woman chopping wood right in my path

    4. Leona bends forward so that she can make headway against the background noise

    5. If we can make some headway this this afternoon and depending if that bridge is still up, we could be there either late today or early tomorrow morning before the contact might be made

    6. Up to now however it had been the sailors and Fusiliers who had borne the brunt but we knew this could not last as the boat had lost headway due to the crew being hit some of our lads grabbed the oars and began to row

    7. Sespian hated the idea of confronting a man thirty years his senior, but he’d make more headway starting at the top

    8. Beth battled just to keep her footing, making little headway towards the door, but the luggage bay opened, diverting attention down the side of the bus, allowing the bottleneck to clear

    9. I made very little headway with the instructor, Tlilcuetzpalin of Culhuacan

    10. We struggled back and forth with magical attacks and defenses flying all around us, neither making headway for a long time

    11. He called out to his friend who was making good headway

    12. appearance it was making good headway through the snow heavy

    13. The barge slowly lost headway

    14. Ten minutes of steady digging produced little headway with the hole

    15. The economy chugged along making headway

    16. He tried to read a couple of badly abused magazines but made no headway

    17. Traffic is unnerved at the activity on the side of the road, a little bit of slow down, but nothing too significant, the ones who saw the start have passed, the laws are slow to respond to things like this, their main job is relegated to clean up and making the arrest when the final word came down, fact was they probably had their hand in it too, just a little better at playing poker, whistle blowers are everywhere but spin has the headway and the players know the game

    18. Chris applied himself to his current project but the sparkle was gone and he didn’t make much headway during the day

    19. required for making headway in this business

    20. So I drove onward, and as I made headway became distinctly aware of an immediate change in the clouds, for they seemed to be taking on that sickly appearance just before a storm, dark and grayish they were, floating above my vehicle without the slightest inkling as to the wonder that they'd stirred in my being

    21. The Argus lost headway and rolled in the swell

    22. John Mark kept them in touch with developments about the temple and informed them as to the many rumors gaining headway in the city, but it did not occur to him to gather up news from the different groups of believers to whom Jesus had already appeared

    23. Manufacturing parts out of materials on hand salvaged from the cargo containers without the proper specifications was a tedious process, but they were making headway

    24. Bill knew he had made headway

    25. There is more mass in there than we originally measured, but we appear to be making headway

    26. He knew that Ishan was already making some headway in this area

    27. Then we used a custom theme called Headway to suit our look and feel and our own specific needs

    28. With Headway you can create any look for any page

    29. headway on the path?” If you need to ask the question, of your mentor or yourself,

    30. As the hours flew by, the speed of the current had enormously increased; the motor speed adjusted accordingly, to maintain the same 2-knot headway

    31. After several minutes, the sub had fully stabilized and was back on course at a colossal rate of 50 knots, a 20 knots headway, until it had reached the same point where the trouble at handover started

    32. The speed then dropped back to 33 knots, to allow for the rise in current and maintaining the original 2-knot headway

    33. Have you been able to make some headway in that case?’’

    34. He was finally making headway

    35. He walked but since there were no reference points he could not determine how much headway he was making

    36. The sleek craft soon lost headway and began pitching slowly in the low seas

    37. “And making very little headway in that direction, and these constant interruptions are getting annoying

    38. was actually making headway, but not fast enough to quell Tam’s anxiousness

    39. And in spite of the bigotry-egging exhortations as opposed to the human-development expositions of the naïve media-wallahs, the silent majority on either side of the communal divide seems to be becoming one in its aversion to their pseudo-secular averments given the headway of the nationalists, maliciously dubbed as the saffron brigade, in the Indian political landscape

    40. practices, one cannot make any real headway in the path of Yoga

    41. Following his talk with the children, Danny announced that he was making headway into breaking the new security system

    42. As you can see, we have to remove obstacles out of our way to gain headway in self-

    43. “You’re wrong about the headway,” Maguire said

    44. Rod went home at five-thirty, assuring Lester that he was making headway

    45. all these strikes and rebellions and uprisings for better wages and better living conditions and the rising up of the lower classes was a universal protest against the mechanization of their humanity and it was fast becoming a universal movement of both men and women that was humanizing and enlightening the rest of the world; the suffragette movement of equal right for all and equal pay for all was gaining headway and planning to attack the male status quo in its men’s clubs and saloons and bar rooms

    46. He was making very little headway and his arms were flapping about in the water

    47. like rolling headway numbers pumping over the airwaves, into the damp outskirts, of mossy solitary under caverns, of the fluorescent green tropical sea

    48. I severely abuse, with the swelling of the good and the bad news; and in my headway, I lift to the sky the ethereal spark divine, editing the deeply rooted habits of my scorched & frayed mind

    49. The sight of them did headway during the darkness before moonrise

    50. You can hardly realize, then, how difficult I found it at first, and how long I had to wait before I succeeded in making any headway

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    Synonyms for "headway"

    head headway clearance headroom

    "headway" definitions

    vertical space available to allow easy passage under something

    forward movement