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[tawr-uh ns, tor-]
  1. (Frederic) Ridge·ly [rij-lee] /ˈrɪdʒ li/, 1875–1950, U.S. poet, playwright, and editor.
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Examples from the Web for torrence

Historical Examples

  • "Bought it from a fellow named Durkin, in Torrence," replied Steve.

    Left End Edwards

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • Torrence is the name the Drakes gave him,” she answered with faint irony.

    The Madness of May

    Meredith Nicholson

  • When Mr. Torrence gets cool he will see that he has made a mistake.

  • Any amount of time to see cathedrals in and no Mrs. Torrence to protest.

  • Mrs. Torrence and Janet have gone back with the ambulance to Melle.