Origin of clothesline
Examples from the Web for clothesline
New Hampshire, after all, is the home of a law prohibiting the hanging of lingerie on a clothesline near an airport.Our Dumb Puritan Laws: Sex Bans and Illegal Adultery|Kevin Bleyer|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of her four books, The Clothesline Diet, was also published in the U.S.
She spent 13 months pacing around her clothesline and lost all the weight.
She thinks she recognizes that quilt—she missed one off her clothesline several nights ago.The Castaways of Pete's Patch|Carroll Watson Rankin
On the clothesline dangled three undershirts, three pair of drawers and several mismated socks.Rim o' the World|B. M. Bower
Out he swam to where the piece of wood floated, still tied to the clothesline that was fast to the raft.Six Little Bunkers at Grandma Bell's|Laura Lee Hope
The longer and larger end of the pole is used as a clothesline pole.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
A moment later he came out, carrying Russ in his arms, and from the little boy's leg there dangled a piece of clothesline.Six Little Bunkers at Uncle Fred's|Laura Lee Hope