Definition of John Q. Public
- a stand-in name used to represent the everyman.
Citation from "Complaints continue about behavior in local park", WestSideConnect.com, Dean Harris, July 31, 2009 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
- The name of a character in Vaughn Shoemaker's editorial cartoons in the Chicago Daily News and the Chicago Tribune. A stand-in name for cranky, self-righteous, angry and reactive white middle-class voters.
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Other terms relating to 'john':
|Definitions include: a letter / note in which a person breaks up with a male.|
|Definitions include: any object.|
|Definitions include: a short form (abbreviation) of the name John.|
|Definitions include: restroom.|
|Definitions include: name used in the United States and Canada to refer to a person whose name isn't known.|
|Definitions include: signature.|
|Definitions include: penis.|
|Definitions include: object used for comparison to something that hangs down and is unattractive.|
|Definitions include: to defecate.|
|Definitions include: alcohol.|
Other terms relating to 'public':
|Definitions include: acronym for "public display(s) of affection".|
|Definitions include: "public relations".|
Other terms relating to 'q':
|Definitions include: Used instead of "I'll fuck you" especially in sites where it is banned.|
|Definitions include: Watch one's manners.|
|Definitions include: "question".|
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