hair's-breadth, hairsbreadth, hair, whisker(noun)
a very small distance or space
"they escaped by a hair's-breadth"; "they lost the election by a whisker"
The numerical value of hair's-breadth in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of hair's-breadth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We were guilty of being very complacent and the funds did n’t come, our horses were injured at the wrong time and I just missed qualifying by a hair’s breadth, but I feel like all of these things have helped me plan.
I know my way around here as much as anyone, i do perhaps have an advantage of knowing the course. But the standard of play is extremely high, a hair's breadth from the PGA Tour itself, and most of the top seniors are here.
So on current measures, we expect major UK banks to fund no less than 13.5 percent of risk weighted assets with Tier 1 equity, after a long march to build capital strength, UK banks are within a hair's breadth of that today. And the rewards of greater resilience are being reaped.
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