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Sevier

[suh-vee]
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noun
  1. John,1745–1815, U.S. Revolutionary War soldier and politician: first governor of Tennessee.
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  • How inharmonious a setting, then, for Dr. Sevier, was 3½ Carondelet street!

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable

  • Dr. Sevier stepped out, gave Mary his hand and then his arm, and went in with her.

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable

  • “Demand an immediate explanation,” said Dr. Sevier, with sombre irony.

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable

  • Dr. Sevier turned his gaze slowly, with a shade of disappointment in it.

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable

  • Unknown to Dr. Sevier, the Richlings had returned from their search unsuccessful.

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable