Joe Bloggs

Joe Bloggs
n. Brit. colloq. a hypothetical average man.

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a hypothetical average man
Syn: ↑John Doe, ↑Joe Blow, ↑man in the street
Hypernyms: ↑commoner, ↑common man, ↑common person

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Joe Bloggs or (N American and Aust) Joe Blow noun
The average man in the street
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Main Entry:Joe

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Joe Bloggs UK [ˌdʒəʊ ˈblɒɡz] US [ˌdʒoʊ ˈblɑɡz] noun [singular] british spoken
a name used for referring to a typical ordinary person
Thesaurus: ordinary people or personsynonym

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n. British term for Joe Blow

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Joe Bloggs f21 [Joe Bloggs] [ˌdʒəʊ ˈblɒɡz] [ˌdʒoʊ ˈblɑːɡz] (BrE) (NAmE ˌJoe ˈBlow, ˌJohn ˈDoe) noun singular (informal)
a way of referring to a typical ordinary person
See also:John Doe

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