Definitions for: Hairbreadth


[n] a very small distance or space; "they escaped by a hair's-breadth"; "they lost by a hair"



Webster (1913) Definition: Hair"breadth`, Hair'sbreadth Hair's"breadth`
The diameter or breadth of a hair; a very small distance;
sometimes, definitely, the forty-eighth part of an inch.

Every one could sling stones at an hairbreadth and not
miss. --Judg. xx. 16


Hair"breadth`, a.
Having the breadth of a hair; very narrow; as, a hairbreadth
escape.

Synonyms: hair, hair's-breadth

See Also: small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

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