Origin of primrose path
Words nearby primrose path
How to use primrose path in a sentence
We see detoxing as a path to transcendence, a symbol of modern urban virtue and self-transformation through abstinence.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The anti-crime cops began searching the likely path of flight.
Senhor José remains stationary, but this lengthy series of clauses propels the reader along an unmarked path.
The flight path remained close to the Indonesian archipelago, well within what is the normal reach of air traffic control radar.
My trip takes the reverse path, and I begin by assessing the depth of my Shakespeare knowledge in his birthplace.
"But I can't stop to argue about it now;" and, saying this, he turned into a side path, and disappeared in the wood.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
I presume this path does not extend many miles without meeting impediments.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
She had been walking alone with her arms hanging limp, letting her white skirts trail along the dewy path.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Suddenly his quick eye lit on something in the gravel path and his heart gave a great leap.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Squinty went this way and that through the woods, but he could not find the path that led to his pen.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
British Dictionary definitions for primrose path
Cultural definitions for primrose path
A life of ease and pleasure; the easy way out of a hard situation. To “lead people down the primrose path” is to deceive them into thinking that things are easier than they actually are.