That August, Mangan went on the MacBook laptop they shared and discovered that he had forgotten to log out.
It was no easy task for Sam and Andy to pull the log out of the way, as they could hardly lift it to slip the rope under.
It will be as much as we can do to paddle the log out of sight before day breaks.
So we sat on a log out in front of Uncle Jim Brothers's hotel, and waited for the worst to happen.
They pulled the log out of the sand, carried it to the muddy spot, and threw it into the mud where they wanted it.
Youll bring every log out o that backwater or Ill know why, he thundered.
Spenski swung the end of the log out to the grass for them to make good their retiring.
unshaped large piece of tree, early 14c., of unknown origin. Old Norse had lag "felled tree" (from stem of liggja "to lie"), but on phonological grounds many etymologists deny that this is the root of English log. Instead, they suggest an independent formation meant to "express the notion of something massive by a word of appropriate sound." OED compares clog (n.) in its original Middle English sense "lump of wood." Log cabin (1770) in American English has been a figure of the honest pioneer since the 1840 presidential campaign of William Henry Harrison. Falling off a log as a type of something easy to do is from 1839.
"record of observations, readings, etc.," 1842, sailor's shortening of log-book "daily record of a ship's speed, progress, etc." (1670s), from log (n.1) which is so called because a wooden float at the end of a line was cast out to measure a ship's speed. General sense by 1913.
(Or "log off") To end an authenticated session, undoing what happens when you log in. This is primarily to prevent other users gaining access to your logged in session, e.g. at an unattended computer, but typically also terminates any processes and network connections started as part of your session.
the smallest measure for liquids used by the Hebrews (Lev. 14:10, 12, 15, 21, 24), called in the Vulgate sextarius. It is the Hebrew unit of measure of capacity, and is equal to the contents of six ordinary hen's eggs=the twelfth part of a him, or nearly a pint.