Origin of thill
Examples from the Web for thill
Thill, thil, n. one of the shafts of a cart or other carriage.
So Roake called the family physician, Dr. Thill; caught him dressing for the opera.What Will People Say?|Rupert Hughes
Now no dray moves more readily to the thill than I do to the painter's chair.
He was talking as much to himself as to the poor fellow who clung to the thill.King Spruce, A Novel|Holman Day
"'Now no dray horse moves more readily to the thill than I to the painter's chair," he said.In the Days of Poor Richard|Irving Bacheller