Words nearby thistledown
How to use thistledown in a sentence
Still he clung to the little thistledown of hope that he should have plenty of time to cram it before the form were called up.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
For Winnie, dark as Kathlyn was light, was as careless and aimless as thistledown in the wind.The Adventures of Kathlyn|Harold MacGrath
The combined burden would lie light as thistledown on my shoulders.The Terms of Surrender|Louis Tracy
It was yesterday but a straw—to-day it is but the thistledown; but I will cling to it to the last moment.
Tireless as thistledown that rolls here and there at the will of the wind, up she sprang and began to dance.Lazarre|Mary Hartwell Catherwood