Main definitions of Websterian in English

: Websterian1Websterian2

Websterian1

Pronunciation /wɛbˈstɪərɪən/

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of John Webster (1580–1638) or his plays.

Origin

Early 19th century. From the name John Webster, English dramatist + -ian.

Main definitions of Websterian in English

: Websterian1Websterian2

Websterian2

Pronunciation /wɛbˈstɪərɪən/

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Noah Webster, his dictionary, or any dictionary based on his.

Origin

Early 19th century. From the name of Noah Webster + -ian.