Associations to the word «Webster»


WEBSTER, proper noun. An English occupational surname​ for someone who was a weaver.
WEBSTER, proper noun. Any of various dictionaries published under the name Webster.
WEBSTER, noun. (now historical) A weaver (originally, specifically female).

Dictionary definition

WEBSTER, noun. English playwright (1580-1625).
WEBSTER, noun. United States politician and orator (1782-1817).
WEBSTER, noun. United States lexicographer (1758-1843).

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke