But Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, continued to pursue the thread.
Sam Biddle over at Valleywag pointed out the thread Wednesday.
Her campaign was a textbook exercise in trying to thread the needle (unsuccessfully).
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Health-care reform hangs in the Senate by a thread, which the bishops prepare to cut.
This will damage the thread and prevent the nut from turning loose.
She only holds him by a thread; and if you draw it too tight (I know his temper) it'll snap.
How, he inquires, can we seize the thread of the progress of the human mind?
We now resume the thread of our narrative where Ney's journal left off.
Without apologising for this digression, we return to the thread of our tale.
Old English þræd "fine cord, especially when twisted" (related to þrawan "to twist"), from Proto-Germanic *thrædus (cf. Middle Dutch draet, Dutch draad, Old High German drat, German Draht, Old Norse þraðr), from suffixed form of root *thræ- "twist" (see throw). Meaning "spiral ridge of a screw" is from 1670s. Threads, slang for "clothes" is 1926, American English.
"to put thread through a needle," mid-14c., from thread (n.); in reference to film cameras from 1913. The dancing move called thread the needle is attested from 1844. Related: Threaded; threading.