webster

These are 3 little ruby command line tools to query merriam-webster.com, and are part of the grand scheme to eliminate browsers altogether. They are

webster.rb is an abstract class for the next three
define prints the definitions of a passed in word
e.g. ./define cat
alike prints the synonyms of a passed in word
e.g. ./alike cat
medical prints the medical definition of a passed in word
e.g. ./medical cat
( Truth be told, I don't know what the hell this really does? )

Here is a gzipped version

webster.tar.gz

Users agree to the README in case this site doesn't like programs accessing it.