I would not swerve a hairs breadth from absolute devotion to truth.
He jumped madly to avoid it, and it missed him only by a hairs breadth.
Her position had not altered by a hairs breadth when, an hour later, the door was broken open, and Fillmore came in.
If the lights are ever wrong by a half inch, or if she ever miscalculates a hairs breadth, she is a goner, sure.
But, though the Efrite listened, his bearing changed not towards me one hairs breadth.
It was a ticklish position, and Lafayette came within a hairs breadth of being trapped and captured.
In the name of Liberty, I supplicate you not to let her take any backward step,—not an inch, not a hairs breadth.
If Massachusetts yields one hairs breadth, other States may yield an inch or foot, a furlong, or a mile.
And if there is Ill never trouble you a hairs breadth again, but will be, if you will let me, a very faithful friend.
She must have invoked the wrong deity, for the rug did not stir even a hairs breadth.