Is it a hairbreadth too short to cover the scratch for which you want it?
I had nearly forgotten what looked like a hairbreadth escape.
Every day had its own romance, its hairbreadth escape, its thrilling adventure.
There would be plenty of excitement, plenty of hairbreadth escapes.
It was a ripe Durian which had fallen from an immense height and missed him by a hairbreadth.
They were full of stirring adventure and hairbreadth escape.
They do so, and meet with many adventures and hairbreadth escapes.
It was the nervous laugh of a shallow nature, after a hairbreadth escape.
Only by Gods grace can it have been that not a hairbreadth of harm was done to me.
We may have a couple of hairbreadth escapes, you never can tell.