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Travers

[trav-erz] /ˈtræv ərz/
noun
1.
P(amela) L. 1899–1996, Australian writer, especially of children's stories, in England.
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  • She took pleasure in keeping her wits about her, and Mr. Travers used them as if they were his own.

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  • This doctor was Mr. Travers's own grandfather, and Mr. Travers knows the story is true.

  • Travers Gladwin felt a sharp pang of remorse and hated himself for his break.

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  • Mr. Travers stepped aside, and speaking to Carter, overwhelmed him with reproaches.

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  • He used language to the town hall porter which would have lifted every separate hair from Mr. Travers's head.

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Travers

/ˈtrævɜːz/
noun
1.
Ben(jamin). 1886–1980, British dramatist, best known for such farces as Rookery Nook (1926), Thark (1927), and Plunder (1928)
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