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Trelawney

[trih-law-nee]
noun
  1. Edward John,1792–1881, English adventurer and author.
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Historical Examples

  • Mr. Trelawney Hope dropped his head on his chest and groaned aloud.

    The Return of Sherlock Holmes

    Arthur Conan Doyle

  • An interesting anecdote is told of Trelawney's marriage in 1778.

    Old and New London

    Walter Thornbury

  • Trelawney always says that he has no politics, but the truth is that he has too many.

  • "But we ain't through with Colby Macdonald yet," Trelawney explained.

    The Yukon Trail

    William MacLeod Raine

  • Trelawney was on the Bolivar, Byron's yacht, at the time, and saw them start.