Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / woolgathering
FEEDBACK

woolgathering

See definition of woolgathering on Dictionary.com

How to use woolgathering in a sentence

Really, God thought with annoyance, this woolgathering—at such a moment!
THE WORSHIPPERSDAMON FRANCIS KNIGHT
I trust that your good man here is not jealous, for beauty, you well do ken, ever sends the wits of a Douglas woolgathering.
THE BLACK DOUGLASS. R. CROCKETT
But surely one's mind must be curiously at random to go to such woolgathering.
OLD JUNKH. M. TOMLINSON
Woolgathering, Ben had missed some remark about Artemis' rigging.
WILDERNESS OF SPRINGEDGAR PANGBORN
Amid that universal blaze and downright pour of stifling heat, his mind was gone woolgathering back into the old New Forest.
CRADOCK NOWELL, VOL. 3 (OF 3)RICHARD DODDRIDGE BLACKMORE
Master Pennybet, in the common way of tired children, finished the day in listless woolgathering.
TELL ENGLANDERNEST RAYMOND
Such strange alleys do my thoughts run along when I am woolgathering in the field.
TELL ENGLANDERNEST RAYMOND
Mrs. Ferrall's wits returned nimbly from woolgathering, and she shot a startled, inquiring glance at the girl beside her.
THE FIGHTING CHANCEROBERT W. CHAMBERS
In a woolgathering way, the animal acknowledged Reuben's feet, but had no time for them.
WILDERNESS OF SPRINGEDGAR PANGBORN
With his wits thus woolgathering as he walked, he one day suddenly tumbled into a pit.
A SURVEY OF RUSSIAN LITERATURE, WITH SELECTIONSISABEL FLORENCE HAPGOOD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 16, 2021
Choose the synonym for boredom
glasnost

WORDS RELATED TO WOOLGATHERING

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

azureadjective | [azh-er ]SEE DEFINITION