Hairbreadth definition

hârbrĕdth
Extremely close.

A hairbreadth escape.

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An extremely small space or amount.
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Very narrow; close.

A hairbreadth escape.

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The width of a hair, a very short distance or a very small amount.
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Noun

Singular:
hairbreadth
Plural:
hairbreadths

Origin of hairbreadth