Examples from the Web for pole-star
The title of the piece was "Bereavement" By some strange means, it served as the pole-star to my wandering thoughts.Cape Cod Folks|Sarah P. McLean Greene
The contracting couple are then shown the pole-star (Arundhati), and milk and fruit are given to them.Castes and Tribes of Southern India|Edgar Thurston
She was gazing out toward the pole-star and the dim clouds that lay motionless beneath it.The Road to Frontenac|Samuel Merwin
It was not the pole-star he lost sight of, or the compass he mistrusted; it was the seaworthiness of the vessel.Spare Hours|John Brown
The constellation of the Scorpion rises higher in the south, whilst the Pole-star apparently falls.