Definition of Traverser

1. Noun. Someone who moves or passes across. "The traversers slowly ascended the mountain"

Generic synonyms: Mover
Derivative terms: Traverse



Definition of Traverser

1. n. One who, or that which, traverses, or moves, as an index on a scale, and the like.

Definition of Traverser

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Traverser

travelog
travelogs
travelogue
traveloguelike
travelogues
travelour
travels
traveltime
traveltimes
travers
traversable
traversal
traversals
traverse
traversed
traverser (current term)
traversers
traverses
traversing
traverso
traversos
travertine
travertines
travertinous
traves
travestied
travesties
travesty
travestying
travis

Literary usage of Traverser

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1. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine (1819)
"I do not think that the law throws such proof upon the traverser. Mr. Attorney General.—We give up nothing. We rest our case here upon the part of the Crown ..."

2. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell by Thomas Bayly Howell (1816)
"The traverser put it off last term, and we should have the same indulgence now. ... The traverser afterwards obtained a Certi- orari to remove it to the ..."

3. Cobbett's Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High ...by William Cobbett, David Jardine by William Cobbett, David Jardine (1819)
"I do not think that the law throws such proof upon the traverser. ... —My Lord, and Gentlemen of the Jury ; In this case I am counsel for the traverser; ..."

4. State Trials of the United States During the Administrations of Washington by Francis Wharton (1849)
"The issue joined, therefore, is, whether the traverser is guilty of the several offences charged in the indictment ; and to this issue no evidence is ..."

5. The Encyclopædia of Pleading and Practice: Under the Codes and Practice Acts by William Mark McKinney, Thomas Johnson Michie (1897)
"Any person in whose possession the property is found may traverse the proceedings to escheat an estate. The traverser of proceedings in such case is con- ..."

6. American State Trials: A Collection of the Important and Interesting by John Davison Lawson, Robert Lorenzo Howard (1918)
"If all the twenty sets of words, stated in the indictment as charges against the traverser, shall not he proved against him; or if he can prove that any of ..."

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