Worcester

Primary Meanings of Worcester

1.
n
a cathedral city in west central England on the River Severn
2.
n
an industrial and university city in central Massachusetts to the west of Boston
3.
n
United States lexicographer who was accused of plagiarism by Noah Webster (1784-1865)
Full Definitions of Worcester
1

n a cathedral city in west central England on the River Severn

Example of:
city, metropolis, urban center
a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
2

n an industrial and university city in central Massachusetts to the west of Boston

Example of:
city, metropolis, urban center
a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
3

n United States lexicographer who was accused of plagiarism by Noah Webster (1784-1865)

Synonyms:
Joseph Emerson Worcester
Example of:
lexicographer, lexicologist
a compiler or writer of a dictionary; a student of the lexical component of language

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