Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Stewart

[stoo-ert, styoo-]
See more synonyms for Stewart on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. Also Stuart. Darnley, Lord Henry.
  2. Du·gald [doo-guh ld, dyoo-] /ˈdu gəld, ˈdyu-/, 1753–1828, Scottish philosopher.
  3. James MaitlandJimmy, 1908–97, U.S. actor.
  4. Potter,1915–85, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1958–81.
  5. a river in central Yukon Territory, Canada, flowing from the Mackenzie Mountains W to the Yukon River. 331 miles (533 km) long.
  6. a male given name.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for stewart

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples

  • He turned lightly at this to Mr. Stewart, and began conversation again.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • "Ay, you two were friends before ever you came to us, dear," said Mr. Stewart.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • "No more," interposed Mr. Stewart, frowning and lifting his finger.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • "Why, we should be on his land now," said Mr. Stewart, reining up the horse.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • "I'll be bound Mr. Stewart welcomed him with open arms," said my companion.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic


British Dictionary definitions for stewart

Stewart

noun
  1. the usual spelling for the royal house of Stuart before the reign of Mary Queen of Scots (Mary Stuart)
  2. Sir Jackie, full name John Young Stewart. born 1939, Scottish motor-racing driver: world champion 1969, 1971, and 1973
  3. James (Maitland). 1908–97, US film actor, known for his distinctive drawl; appeared in many films including Destry Rides Again (1939), It's a Wonderful Life (1946), The Glenn Miller Story (1953), and Vertigo (1958)
  4. Rod. born 1945, British rock singer: vocalist with the Faces (1969–75). His albums include Gasoline Alley (1970), Every Picture Tells a Story (1971), and Atlantic Crossing (1975)
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012