from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Travers, P(amela) L. 1899-1996. Australian-born British writer of children's stories, including Mary Poppins (1934).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A surname.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Across; athwart.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In the manège, a sidewise movement of the horse with the forehand a little in advance of the croup.
- An obsolete variant of traverse.
From Norman French traverser "to cross", an occupational name for a toll collector. (Wiktionary)