They could sweep the approaches to the fort as a fire-hose flushes a gutter.
In self-defence the firemen repelled the attack with the fire-hose.
The streets are deluged three times a day with fire-hose, but even that has little effect upon the dust.
Telephone to the police, and tell Graves to get the fire-hose out.
So he will let us turn on the fire-hose from the first, and let off no volleys in the air.
He then got hold of a fire-hose and flooded the compartment, extinguishing the fire in some empty shell-bags which were burning.
Here was he in a blaze of excitement—and two labour leaders turning the fire-hose on him!
A municipality might as well talk about buying its fire-hose after the conflagration has started.
The pines go right up overhead; a little more and the stream might have played, like a fire-hose, on the Toll House roof.
They did this easily by means of a short piece of fire-hose attached to the nearby hydrant.