[ ter-hyoon ]
/ tərˈhyun /
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Albert Pay·son [pey-suhn], /ˈpeɪ sən/, 1872–1942, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
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How to use Terhune in a sentence
He looked round at everyone, giving the impression of a collie which had just been kicked by Albert Payson Terhune.Unwise Child|Gordon Randall Garrett
For an extended description of Marshall's "lawyer dinners" see Terhune, 85-87.The Life of John Marshall Volume 4 of 4|Albert J. Beveridge
Mr. Terhune has written both novels and short stories and is especially successful in the latter form.Short Stories of the New America|Various
I ran into this Terhune this afternoon at a club—a big, blond Englishman who's been in the army, but now he's out making money.The Best Short Stories of 1917|Various
Mayor Terhune, in a patriotic address, presented the Chief Executive.Speeches of Benjamin Harrison|Benjamin Harrison