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For the guide to Webster's dictionaries in Wiktionary, see Wiktionary:Webster.


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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈwɛbstɚ/
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Webster (countable and uncountable, plural Websters)

  1. An English surname originating as an occupation for someone who was a weaver.
  2. Any of various dictionaries published under the name Webster.
  3. (humorous) Nickname for a person who is a walking dictionary.
  4. A locality in the County of Grande Prairie No. 1, north-west Alberta, Canada.
  5. A number of places in the United States:
    1. A neighbourhood of San Diego, California.
    2. An unincorporated community in Yolo County, California.
    3. A minor city in Sumter County, Florida.
    4. An unincorporated community in Hancock County, Illinois.
    5. A township and unincorporated community therein, in Wayne County, Indiana.
    6. A minor city in Keokuk County, Iowa.
    7. An unincorporated community in Madison County, Iowa.
    8. An unincorporated community in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.
    9. Former name of Sabattus, Maine.
    10. A town and census-designated place therein, in Worcester County, Massachusetts.
    11. A township and unincorporated community therein, in Rice County, Minnesota.
    12. An unincorporated community in Dodge County, Nebraska.
    13. A town in Merrimack County, New Hampshire.
    14. A town and village therein, in Monroe County, New York.
    15. A town in Jackson County, North Carolina.
    16. An unincorporated community in Ramsey County, North Dakota.
    17. An unincorporated community in Darke County, Ohio.
    18. A ghost town in Putnam County, Ohio.
    19. A small city, the county seat of Day County, South Dakota.
    20. A city in Harris County, Texas.
    21. An unincorporated community in Botetourt County, Virginia.
    22. An unincorporated community in Taylor County, West Virginia.
    23. A village in Burnett County, Wisconsin.
    24. A town in Vernon County, Wisconsin.

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