webster

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noun web·ster \ˈweb-stər\

Definition of webster

archaic

  1. :  weaver 1

Origin and Etymology of webster

Middle English, from Old English webbestre female weaver, from webbian to weave; akin to Old English wefan to weave


First Known Use: 12th century


Webster

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biographical name Web·ster \ˈweb-stər\

Definition of Webster

  1. Daniel 1782–1852 Am. statesman & orator


Webster

biographical name web·ster

Definition of Webster

  1. John ca 1580–ca 1625 Eng. dram.


Webster

biographical name web·ster

Definition of Webster

  1. Noah 1758–1843 Am. lexicographer & author


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