- a metal ring or thimble fitted to move freely on a rope, spar, or rod.
- Also called horse. the rope, spar, or rod itself.
WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM
OTHER WORDS FROM travelernon·trav·el·er; especially British, non·trav·ell·er, noun
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What’s more, many travelers are still skittish about jumping on a plane, let alone landing in a place known for attracting visitors from all over the world.
His reinfection was detected by coronavirus testing that Hong Kong requires of all arriving travelers.What the first confirmed COVID-19 reinfection tells us about a future vaccine|Naomi Xu Elegant|August 25, 2020|Fortune
The product will be integrated into what American calls its Clean Commitment, an effort to keep its planes safe enough to draw back travelers.American Airlines touts a new tool to combat COVID. But does it really make flying safer?|dzanemorris|August 24, 2020|Fortune
A Transportation Security Administration report said travelers lost $926,000 at 75 airports in the year that ended in September, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported.Travelers left nearly a million dollars at airport checkpoints last year|Rachel Schallom|August 22, 2020|Fortune
These were in hotels, and we monitored the travelers two to three times a day.
She has been a huge fan of the festival for years … and there has always been that traveler crossover with Glastonbury.
A traveler attempted to jump from their flight midair while another spat on fellow passengers in a fit of rage.
Pavee Point, an Irish traveler rights organization, said it had been infuriated by the police's actions.Blonde Child Reunited With Roma Family After Irish Police Blunder|Tom Sykes|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Every traveler deserves to be hosted like we were at La Maison du Parc, but the real delight is in the morning.On La Route du Cidre: Getting Buzzed on Normandy’s Cider Trail|William O’Connor|September 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In other words, the Dubai traveler had transmitted the infection.
That Boston newspaper, the Traveler, in spreading the Chamberlain unpleasantness, was assiduously biographical.The Church of St. Bunco|Gordon Clark
For original material he depended largely on the collections and sagacious notes of the traveler Commerson.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan
While we waited in the traveler's room, two boys sung or chanted several minutes, and then begged for money.Overland through Asia; Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life|Thomas Wallace Knox
The traveler withdrew his head turtlewise within the handsome collar in final condemnation.The Best Short Stories of 1920|Various
A traveler scaling the mountains, leaping upon dizzy heights; a gambler staking his fortune, his freedom, his life—upon a cast!The Journal of Arthur Stirling|Upton Sinclair