Definition of "whitethorns" [whitethorns]

  • Plural form of whitethorn. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "whitethorns" in a sentence
  • "The dewdrops on every blade of grass are so much like silver drops that I am obliged to stoop down as I walk to see if they are pearls, and those sprinkled on the ivy-woven beds of primroses underneath the hazels, whitethorns and maples are so like gold beads that I stooped down to feel if they were hard, but they melted from my finger."
  • "And whitethorns, they are breaking down with blossoms."
  • "No fresher air nor clearer sunlight lies on any Surrey downs than on those broad aisles of shaven turf, lichened whitethorns and wind-bent yews."