Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for pine-tree
Get up this minute, and take your pine-tree walking stick in your hand.Tanglewood Tales
"I see only the distant hill-tops and the dark clouds," answered the pine-tree.
Then the vine and the snowdrop wept, and the pine-tree and the fir were very sad.
The pine-tree, the river, the bank of flowers before him, does not seem to be nature.Essays, Second Series
Ralph Waldo Emerson
But the pine-tree answered: 'All the ships that have been made from me are useless.Finnish Legends for English Children