[west-pawrt, -pohrt]


a town in SW Connecticut.
a city in SE Massachusetts.

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  • I heard much of this gentleman at Westport, where he is well known.

    Ireland as It Is

    Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)

  • I'm sending a boat over to Westport; would you like to go in her?

    Luttrell Of Arran

    Charles James Lever

  • The boatmen here in Westport have been telling this lie to the summer visitors for years.

    Within the Tides

    Joseph Conrad

  • Supposing the Earl of Westport brings a thousand men against you,—what are you going to do?

    The O'Ruddy

    Stephen Crane

  • Now his lordship, the great Earl of Westport, spoke, but not to me.

    The O'Ruddy

    Stephen Crane