Definition of Websterian in US English:

Websterian

adjective

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

adjective

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

Origin

Early 19th century. From the name John Webster, English dramatist + -ian<br>early 19th century. From the name of Noah Webster + -ian.

Pronunciation

Websterian

/wɛbˈstɪərɪən/