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synonyms for hair's breadth

  • adjacent
  • adjoining
  • immediate
  • nearby
  • neighboring
  • warm
  • abutting
  • bordering
  • burning
  • close
  • nigh
  • ready
  • touching
  • abreast
  • along toward
  • alongside
  • approximal
  • around
  • at close quarters
  • available
  • beside
  • close shave
  • close-at-hand
  • close-by
  • conterminous
  • contiguous
  • convenient
  • handy
  • in close proximity
  • near-at-hand
  • next door
  • not remote
  • practically
  • proximal
  • proximate
  • side-by-side
  • vincinal
  • within stone's throw
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antonyms for hair's breadth

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  • away
  • detached
  • distant
  • far
  • faraway
  • separate
  • cool
  • deferred
  • expired
  • gone
  • past
  • postponed
  • remote
  • unfamiliar
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How to use hair's breadth in a sentence

Frulein Fichtner is more in the bravura than in the sentimental line, and she has a certain breadth, grasp, and freshness.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
And the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of thy, land, O Emmanuel.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
That of the female just killed measured four feet five inches in length and four feet in breadth.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Thence we proceeded directly into the principal street (Rua Direita), whose only beauty consists in its breadth.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
He was tall and thin, and wore his coats padded, which gave a fictitious breadth and depth to his shoulders and chest.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Paris might have screamed; he would not have swerved a hair's breadth till he had gripped the Golden Horn.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Let alone its being months behind the fashion, it was frayed around the bottom and the front breadth was sorely stained.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
Suddenly he gripped her arm, his face within a hand's breadth of her own, his words falling hot and quickly on her ear.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
To his excited imagination, we time and again escaped complete wreck and annihilation by a mere hair's breadth.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
It is more probable that it will be found necessary to set apart a certain breadth of land to be treated by it exclusively.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
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