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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [web-mas-ter, ‐mah-ster]
    • /ˈwɛbˌmæs tər, ‐ˌmɑ stər/
    • /ˈwebmɑːstər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [web-mas-ter, ‐mah-ster]
    • /ˈwɛbˌmæs tər, ‐ˌmɑ stər/

Definitions of webmaster word

  • noun webmaster a person who designs or maintains a website. 1
  • noun webmaster The person who maintains a particular website. 1
  • noun webmaster sb who maintains a website 1
  • countable noun webmaster A webmaster is someone who is in charge of a website, especially someone who does that as their job. 0
  • noun webmaster a person responsible for the administration of a website on the World Wide Web 0
  • noun webmaster a person responsible for maintaining or creating a website, esp. a commercial website 0

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Origin of webmaster

First appearance:

before 1995
One of the 1% newest English words
First recorded in 1995-2000; (World Wide) Web + master

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Webmaster


webmaster popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 47% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

webmaster usage trend in Literature

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