noun, (used with a plural verb) Informal.
long underwear, especially for winter use.
(informal) underpants with long legs
type of warm underwear, 1943, originally for U.S. GIs. By 1919 as a type of pastry. Long john also was used of various sorts of worm, potato, sled, etc.
Long winter underwear: A generation or so ago, men, women, boys and girls put on long ones in October and wore long ones until spring/ Pop, will you dig that dish out of your long johns (1940s+)
noun A man who is copulating with a prisoner’s wife; jody: That longjohn out there is gonna die when I hit the street (1990s+ Prison)
- Long jenny
noun 1. (billiards) an in-off up the cushion into a far pocket Compare short jenny
[lon-i-tuh n] /ˈlɒn ɪ tən/ Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand name for minoxidil in its pill form, used in the control of high blood pressure.
/lɒŋk/ noun 1. a breed of large mountain sheep having horns in both male and female, a trim even fleece, and black face and legs, found only in Lancashire and Derbyshire, England