John, 1804–86, U.S. inventor and manufacturer of farm implements.
noun 1. an anonymous, average man. 2. a fictitious name used in legal proceedings for a male party whose true name is not known. Compare , . 3. of or for an unknown person; using the name John Doe to stand for an unknown person: The judge issued a John Doe warrant so the police […]
[dawr-ee, dohr-ee] /ˈdɔr i, ˈdoʊr i/ noun, plural John Dories. 1. any fish of the family Zeidae, especially Zeus faber, of European seas, having a vertically compressed body and long spines in the dorsal fin. /ˈdɔːrɪ/ noun 1. a European dory (the fish), Zeus faber, having a deep compressed body, spiny dorsal fins, and massive […]
- John endicott
[en-di-kuh t, -kot] /ˈɛn dɪ kət, -ˌkɒt/ noun 1. John, 1588?–1665, colonial governor of Massachusetts 1644–65, born in England. [en-di-kuh t, -kot] /ˈɛn dɪ kət, -ˌkɒt/ noun 1. John, . 2. a city in S New York, on the Susquehanna River.
- John firth
[furth] /fɜrθ/ noun 1. John Rupert, 1890–1960, English linguist. /fɜːθ/ noun 1. a relatively narrow inlet of the sea, esp in Scotland n. “arm of the sea, estuary of a river,” early 15c., Scottish, from Old Norse fjörðr (see fjord). firth (fûrth) A long, narrow inlet of the sea. Firths are usually the lower part […]