The device for doing this can be the so-called public-option “trigger.”
A kid who comes across as arrogant or nasty or ill-informed about the college can trigger a negative interview report.
Whoever pulled the trigger (so to speak) on this acquisition may have just been caught up in the moment.
To break the debt stalemate, some congressional leaders are discussing a trigger option to bridge the divide between both parties.
Sure, Timothy Halton pulled the trigger, of that there is no doubt.
Next time we'll set the bait higher and not set the trigger so fine.
He pressed the trigger at just the right time as the buck was rising in the air.
Each time he was about to pull the trigger, and each time something seemed to hold him back.
But he did not shoot, though one could see how his fingers must itch for the feel of the trigger.
Raising his rifle, he took steady aim at the breast of the foremost Indian, and pulled the trigger.
To ornament or adorn, often garishly •Also tricked-out as an adjective: He tricked out his ride
An action causing the automatic invocation of a procedure, for instance to preserve referential integrity. A triggers goes into effect when a user attempts to modify data with an insert, delete, or update command. A trigger can instruct the system to take any number of actions when a specified change is attempted. By preventing incorrect, unauthorized, or inconsistent changes to data, triggers help maintain the integrity of the database.
[Sybase SQL Server Release 10.0 Transact-SQL User's Guide].