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

    The Second Fiddle Phyllis Bottome
  • He was thinking of the interview he had just had with Mr. Travers.

    The Hero of Garside School J. Harwood Panting
  • Travers Gladwin felt a sharp pang of remorse and hated himself for his break.

    Officer 666 Barton W. Currie
  • Mr Travers had said “America,” and the word had a terrible significance.

    The Lady of the Basement Flat Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • He used language to the town hall porter which would have lifted every separate hair from Mr. Travers's head.

    The Second Fiddle Phyllis Bottome
British Dictionary definitions for Travers


Ben(jamin). 1886–1980, British dramatist, best known for such farces as Rookery Nook (1926), Thark (1927), and Plunder (1928)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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