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Westport

[west-pawrt, -pohrt] /ˈwɛstˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt/
noun
1.
a town in SW Connecticut.
2.
a city in SE Massachusetts.
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  • It was an evening in January, and Mary had been in Westport now nearly two years.

    The Man Who Was Good Leonard Merrick
  • 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 marched myself through the little door in the wall, and into the gardens of the Earl of Westport.

    The O'Ruddy Stephen Crane
  • The boatmen here in Westport have been telling this lie to the summer visitors for years.

    Within the Tides Joseph Conrad
  • "The people here are cowardly, knavish, and ignorant," said an Irishman twenty years resident in Westport.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • By the way, Johnson, which is the best outfitting store in Westport?

  • So it happened that Mary Brettan did not leave Westport the next week.

    The Man Who Was Good Leonard Merrick
  • He was a native of Missouri, and Westport was the depot for his peltries.

    Bill Biddon, Trapper Edward S. Ellis

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