Sentence Examples


  • She looked down and plucked at a loose thread on her dress.
  • But I seem to have lost the thread of my discourse.
  • He picked at a thread on the couch, his mind obviously lost in deep thought.
  • She looked away and fumbled with the needle and thread she'd found in a sewing kit.
  • He was the eldest of a family of six sons and a daughter, and the only one who survived childhood; his own life in youth hung by so mere a thread as to be again and again despaired of.