Usage examples for traveller

  1. I saw no great harm in this, for a traveller, if he explains himself, will usually be excused; moreover, I had to continue, for I knew no other way, and this path led me westward also. – On Something by H. Belloc
  2. I have done nothing to fear the law, but what I am doing now will make me a traveller again. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister
  3. But if Patmore spoke, as he wrote, of these difficult things as a traveller speaks of the countries from which he has returned, when he spoke of poetry it was like one who speaks of his native country. – Figures of Several Centuries by Arthur Symons
  4. He must have been at his shop door and seen the entry of the traveller! – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  5. Prompted by motives of curiosity, he had always been courteous to strangers, but from this instant he redoubled his attention, and ordered it to be announced by sound of trumpet, through all the streets of Samarah, that no one of his subjects, on peril of displeasure, should either lodge or detain a traveller, but forthwith bring him to the palace. – The History of the Caliph Vathek by William Beckford
  6. A traveller by rail sees but little of the vast and difficult character of the works over which he is carried with such ease and comfort. – Lectures on Popular and Scientific Subjects by John Sutherland Sinclair, Earl of Caithness
  7. That the Colonies would be true to the mother country if the mother country were true to them was the safe if somewhat vague conclusion at which the returning traveller arrived. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  8. How grateful is all this to the traveller after a scorching ride of several hours. – Byeways in Palestine by James Finn
  9. The fact which I have mentioned is patent to every Eastern traveller. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  10. Left by some traveller, I suppose. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  11. One month's travel South of Baedoo through the kingdom of Gotto, will bring the traveller to the country of the Christians, who have their houses on the banks of the Ba Sea feena; this water they represent as being imcomparably larger than the lake Dibbie, and that the water sometimes flows one way, sometimes another. – The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805 by Mungo Park
  12. " Here, boy," began the traveller, " just take this bag, will you? – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  13. He I daresay is a very good traveller, and my daughter I have always thought the very worst I ever met with. – Letters of David Ricardo to Thomas Robert Malthus, 1810-1823 by David Ricardo
  14. Sitting back in the vehicle was a third traveller who took no part in the discussion, and preserved a deep silence. – The Chouans by Honore de Balzac
  15. I think my eyes grew dim and dazed for a minute; then I saw clearly enough to open the envelope, which showed signs of having been a traveller. – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  16. How could Waterton, the traveller, abuse a pipe? – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  17. The traveller stooped low and peered into the darkness. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  18. " What a traveller you propose to be. – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe