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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. Elias, 1819–67, U.S. inventor of the sewing machine.

    Category: Biography

  2. Irving,1920–93, U.S. social historian and literary critic.

    Category: Biography

  3. Julia Ward, 1819–1910, U.S. writer and reformer.

    Category: Biography

  4. William, 5th Viscount, 1729–1814, British general in the American Revolutionary War.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Howe, Irving Howe(noun)

    United States editor (1920-1993)

  2. Howe, Gordie Howe, Gordon Howe(noun)

    Canadian hockey player who holds the record for playing the most games (born 1928)

  3. Howe, Julia Ward Howe(noun)

    United States feminist who was active in the women's suffrage movement (1819-1910)

  4. Howe, Elias Howe(noun)

    United States inventor who built early sewing machines and won suits for patent infringement against other manufacturers (including Isaac M. Singer) (1819-1867)


  1. Howe(ProperNoun)

    for someone who lived by a small hill.

  2. howe(Noun)

    A tumulus, especially a bowl barrow.


  1. Howe

    Howe is a small unincorporated town in Lima Township, LaGrange County, Indiana.


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